Nov. 27, 2019 Terahertz in Medicine

Today in Focus of Empa-News: the work of Lorenzo Valzania in Terhertz-imaging

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Whether a wound heals well under a dressing cannot be seen from the outside. Empa researchers are now enabling a view through the bandage à la James Bond. The refined application of terahertz radiation could promote the analysis of multi-layered tissues for medical purposes and be used for wound treatment or the diagnostics of blood vessel plaques.