DIEGO PUGLIESE

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Dispositivo multifunzionale in fibra ottica bioriassorbibile per la diagnosi e la terapia. National and international patent

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Abstract

The invention relates to a multifunctional bioresorbable optical fiber. It is a microstructuredoptical fiber made with an inorganic glass capable of being reabsorbed by the human body. This device can combine in itself different functions such as the efficient conduction of light signals to and from within a living being and the release of chemicals such as drugs or markers Thanks to these characteristics, it is able to simultaneously perform the functions of diagnosis and therapy, constituting a flexible platform in which multiple light-based diagnostic protocols as well as therapeutic protocols can be implemented.