Quantum-Dot bioconjugates for the staining of living glioma cells

S. Kantelhardt, D. Arndt-Jovin, T. Jovin, V. Rohde & A. Giese
Objective: Recent studies have highlighted the value of complete tumor resection for patients suffering from high grade gliomas. As intraoperative differentiation of glioma cells and surrounding tissue can be very difficult, several techniques for the intraoperative identification of gliomas were proposed.[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]