How It Works
Water content contrast manifests itself in the shortwave infrared range.
Lymph nodes are rich in water, low in lipid, whereas adipose tissue is low in water and rich in lipid.
Water Appears Dark
Water Appears Transparent
Figure 1. Absorption spectrum of water and lipid in the visible, near-infrared and shortwave-infrared range.
Rich in water
Low in water
Cision Vision's technology is based on military technologies that were previously inaccessible to civil applications. Manuscript reporting Cision's technology is in the peer reviewing pipeline with Nature Methods and can be available for review upon request.