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    2. Rise of the Academic Entrepreneur

      Rise of the Academic Entrepreneur
      Looking for innovative drug delivery systems? Maybe expansive cell growth bioreactors? How about revolutionary gas sensing technology? With just 10 minutes in the spotlight, 10 Columbia Engineering startups recently offered up an array of incredible ventures with industry-altering and even world-alteringpotential. Thirty groups of enterprising engineers, scientists, medical professionals, and other faculty had the chance to charm close to 100 investing firms for Columbia Technology Ventures (CTV) annual Pitch Day ...
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    3. Salicylate-induced changes in organ of Corti vibrations

      Salicylate-induced changes in organ of Corti vibrations
      Intra organ of Corti (OC) vibrations differ from those measured at the basilar membrane (BM), with higher amplitudes and a wide-band nonlinearity extending well below a regions best frequency. The vibrations are boosted by the cochlear amplifier, the active processes within the mammalian hearing organ, and are thus sensitive to metabolic or pharmacological manipulation. We introduced salicylate, a known blocker of outer hair cell (OHC) based electromotility, into the perilymphatic ...
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    4. Millimeter-scale chip–based supercontinuum generation for optical coherence tomography

      Millimeter-scale chip–based supercontinuum generation for optical coherence tomography
      Supercontinuum sources for optical coherence tomography (OCT) have raised great interest as they provide broad bandwidth to enable high resolution and high power to improve imaging sensitivity. Commercial fiber-based supercontinuum systems require high pump powers to generate broad bandwidth and customized optical filters to shape/attenuate the spectra. They also have limited sensitivity and depth performance. We introduce a supercontinuum platform based on a 1-mm 2 Si 3 N 4 ...
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    5. Using Optical Coherence Tomography and Intravascular Ultrasound Imaging to Quantify Coronary Plaque Cap Stress/Strain and Progression: A Follow-Up Study Using 3D Thin-Layer Models

      Using Optical Coherence Tomography and Intravascular Ultrasound Imaging to Quantify Coronary Plaque Cap Stress/Strain and Progression: A Follow-Up Study Using 3D Thin-Layer Models
      Accurate plaque cap thickness quantification and cap stress/strain calculations are of fundamental importance for vulnerable plaque research. To overcome uncertainties due to intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) resolution limitation, IVUS and optical coherence tomography (OCT) coronary plaque image data were combined together to obtain accurate and reliable cap thickness data, stress/strain calculations, and reliable plaque progression predictions. IVUS, OCT, and angiography baseline and follow-up data were collected from nine patients ...
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    6. Ultrawide field, distortion-corrected ocular shape estimation with MHz optical coherence tomography (OCT)

      Ultrawide field, distortion-corrected ocular shape estimation with MHz optical coherence tomography (OCT)
      Ocular deformation may be associated with biomechanical alterations in the structures of the eye, especially the cornea and sclera in conditions such as keratoconus, congenital glaucoma, and pathological myopia. Here, we propose a method to estimate ocular shape using an ultra-wide field MHz swept-source optical coherence tomography (SS-OCT) with a Fourier Domain Mode-Locked (FDML) laser and distortion correction of the images. The ocular biometrics for distortion correction was collected by ...
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    7. Clinical determinants of coronary artery disease burden and vulnerability using optical coherence tomography co-registered with intravascular ultrasound

      Clinical determinants of coronary artery disease burden and vulnerability using optical coherence tomography co-registered with intravascular ultrasound
      Objectives: We investigated clinical determinants of disease burden and vulnerability using optical coherence tomography (OCT) co-registered with intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) in a large cohort of patients. Methods: A total of 704 patients [44.5% with acute coronary syndromes (ACS)] underwent coronary intervention. IVUS plaque burden and OCT lipid, macrophage and calcium indices and the presence of thrombus, plaque rupture and thin-cap fibroatheroma (TCFA) were analyzed. Results: Median patient age was ...
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    8. Comparison of 6‐month vascular healing response after bioresorbable polymer versus durable polymer drug‐eluting stent implantation in patients with acute coronary syndromes: A randomized serial optical coherence tomography study

      Comparison of 6‐month vascular healing response after bioresorbable polymer versus durable polymer drug‐eluting stent implantation in patients with acute coronary syndromes: A randomized serial optical coherence tomography study
      Objectives This study was conducted to use optical coherence tomography (OCT) to compare vascular healing between bioresorbable polymer (BP) and durable polymer (DP) everolimus-eluting stents (EES) in patients with acute coronary syndromes (ACS). Background Whether BP-EES induce better vascular healing compared to contemporary DP-EES remains controversial, especially for ACS. Methods In this prospective, randomized, non-inferiority trial, we used OCT to compare 6-month vascular healing in patients with ACS randomized to ...
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    9. Clinical outcomes of low-intensity area without attenuation and cholesterol crystals in non-culprit lesions assessed by optical coherence tomography

      Clinical outcomes of low-intensity area without attenuation and cholesterol crystals in non-culprit lesions assessed by optical coherence tomography
      Background and aims Pathologists have shown that intraplaque hemorrhage contributes to plaque destabilization and is frequently co-located with cholesterol crystals (CC). Optical coherence tomography (OCT)-detected low-intensity area without attenuation (LIA) may represent intraplaque hemorrhage. We aimed to examine the prevalence and impact of OCT-detected LIA + CC in untreated non-culprit lesions (NCLs) on subsequent major adverse cardiac events (MACE). Methods OCT imaged NCLs in the culprit vessel in the patients ...
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    10. Multidimensional Data Processing for Optical Coherence Tomography Imaging (Thesis)

      Multidimensional Data Processing for Optical Coherence Tomography Imaging (Thesis)
      Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) is a medical imaging technique which distinguishes itself by acquiring microscopic resolution images in-vivo at millimeter scale fields of view. The resulting in images are not only high-resolution, but often multi-dimensional to capture 3-D biological structures or temporal processes. The nature of multi-dimensional data presents a unique set of challenges to the OCT user that include acquiring, storing, and handling very large datasets, visualizing and understanding ...
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    11. Stage-dependent choriocapillaris impairment in Best vitelliform macular dystrophy characterized by optical coherence tomography angiography

      Stage-dependent choriocapillaris impairment in Best vitelliform macular dystrophy characterized by optical coherence tomography angiography
      Characterization of vascular impairment in Best vitelliform macular dystrophy (BVMD) is essential for the development of treatment modalities and therapy trials. As such, we seek to characterize the choriocapillaris (CC) at each stage of the disease process in 22 patients (44 eyes) with a diagnosis of BVMD confirmed by genetic sequencing. We utilize optical coherence tomography angiography (OCTA) images to characterize the CC and correlate our findings to the status ...
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    12. Assessing the impact of aging and blood pressure on dermal microvasculature by reactive hyperemia optical coherence tomography angiography

      Assessing the impact of aging and blood pressure on dermal microvasculature by reactive hyperemia optical coherence tomography angiography
      Visualization and quantification of the skin microvasculature are important for studying the health of the human microcirculation. We correlated structural and pathophysiological changes of the dermal capillary-level microvasculature with age and blood pressure by using the reactive hyperemia optical coherence tomography angiography (RH-OCT-A) technique and evaluated both conventional OCT-A and the RH-OCT-A method as non-invasive imaging alternatives to histopathology. This observational pilot study acquired OCT-A and RH-OCT-A images of the ...
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    13. Intracoronary optical coherence tomography: state of the art and future directions

      Intracoronary optical coherence tomography: state of the art and future directions
      Optical coherence tomography (OCT) has been increasingly utilised to guide percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). Despite the diagnostic utility of OCT, facilitated by its high resolution, the impact of intracoronary OCT on clinical practice has thus far been limited. Difficulty in transitioning from intravascular ultrasound (IVUS), complex image interpretation, lack of a standardised algorithm for PCI guidance, and paucity of data from prospective clinical trials have contributed to the modest adoption ...
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