Tissue ablation

We work on novel applications of ultrafast ablation for microsurgery. Specifically, we are developing a method for the removal of atheroscerotic plaque through ablation and a method to remove bone from the cochlea to allow for advanced imaging of the organ of corti.

 
Collaborators:
Aurélian Frobert, Jeremy Valentin, Stéphane Cook, and Marie-Noëlle Giraud, Cardiology Group, Dept. of Medicine – University of Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland  
Doctor Jean-Jacques Goy, Cardiology Department – Hospital of Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerlan 

 

Publications:

Subsurface ablation of atherosclerotic plaque using ultrafast laser pulses, Biomed. Opt. Express 6(7), 2552-2561 (2015)

 

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