Novel optical signature for sickle cell trait red blood cells

Lisa L. Satterwhite, Natan T. Shaked, Derek D. Cyr, Marilyn J. Telen, George A. Truskey, Adam Wax

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We identified unique optical signatures for sickle cell trait, a condition where heterozygous individuals are carriers for the hemoglobin allele that causes sickle cell anemia, by using wide-field interferometric microscopy.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012
StatePublished - 2012
EventFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012 - Rochester, NY, United States
Duration: 14 Oct 201218 Oct 2012

Publication series

NameFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012


ConferenceFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityRochester, NY

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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