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Optica Biophotonics Congress: Optics in the Life Sciences

21 - 24 April, 2025

Loews Coronado Bay Resort
Coronado, California USA

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Co-located Meetings

Bio-Optics: Design and Applications

Focuses on design, instrumentation and applications of optical technologies for life sciences. Topics include, but

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Novel Techniques in Microscopy

Focuses on the development of new and creative techniques in optical microscopy for biological or biomedical

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Optical Manipulation and Its Applications

This meeting covers the whole range of optical manipulation technologies currently being developed for studies in

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Optical Molecular Probes, Imaging and Drug Delivery

Focuses on the convergence in these rapidly evolving areas, spanning from basic biology to clinical diagnostics and

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Optics and the Brain

Focuses on innovative research, tools and techniques to increase fundamental knowledge about the brain and nervous

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Clinical and Translational Biophotonics

Addresses clinical diagnostic, surgical guidance and therapeutic approaches that use light.

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Through significant technological advances, optical techniques have been playing an ever-increasing role in the study and treatment of issues related to life sciences ranging from molecular-level investigation to clinical treatment of patients.

The latest advances in molecular probe development, life science imaging, novel and more powerful optical instrumentation and its application to study fundamental biological processes and clinical investigations will be presented. This progress in instrumentation development and its rapid application represents important enablers that permit studies not possible a few years ago.  Cumulatively, the meetings in this congress bring together leaders in the field whose contributions are significantly advancing the state of the art in biological and medical research through the use of optical technologies. 

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