NEWS 2018-07-09T16:19:37+00:00



Dr. Brown and the TBL have been awarded an NIH R01 grant from the National Cancer Institute to advance our work on intra-operative prostate cancer tumor margin detection.  Co-investigators on the project are Dr. Andrew Sholl, Dr. Jonathan Silberstein, and Dr. Michelle Lacey at Tulane University; Dr. Stephen Freedland at Cedars Sinai Medical Center; and Dr. Jonathan Epstein at Johns Hopkins Medical Institute.


Lauren Hymel, an undergraduate researcher in the TBL, has been awarded a prestigious NSF Graduate Fellowship Award.  Lauren will pursue graduate study in Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech.  Congratulations and good luck, Lauren!

Congratulations to all of the graduating seniors from the TBL – we look forward to following your careers.


Samuel Luethy has successfully defended his M.S. thesis – Congratulations Sam!!!


Katherine (Kate) Elfer has successfully defended her Ph.D. dissertation – Congratulations Dr. Elfer!!!  Also, congratulations on receiving the prestigious Tulane 34 award.


Mei Wang successfully defended her Ph.D. thesis – congratulations Dr. Wang!!


Congratulations to Ellie on the publication of her paper on confocal-structured illumination light sheet microscopy in Biomedical Optics Express!

Welcome to our new website!  Some areas are still under construction, but have a look around….

Kate, David, Ellie, and Pete will be presenting their work at SPIE Photonics West BIOS 2018 on 27 Jan – 1 Feb.  Come by and check out the latest results from the TBL!

Congratulations to Mei on the acceptance of her paper on partial nephrectomy margin imaging in Journal of Biophotonics!