Other Media

Find all our press and media related items and publications listed below and read up on LUCA in newspapers and online media:

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ECR Today article 2017 (EN) 2017-03-03 ECR Today 2017.pdf
LUCA Folder 2017-03-01 Luca Folder.pdf
Newsletter Winter 2017 2017-02-28 LUCA Newsletter Winter 2017.pdf
La Vanguardia arcticle (ES) 2016-07-05 http://www.lavanguardia.com/ciencia/cuerpo-humano/20160705/402985360419/fotones-nodulos-cancer-tiroides.html
Research Italy article (EN) 2016-06-30 https://www.researchitaly.it/en/understanding/project-and-success-stories/main-projects/thyroid-nodules-laser-and-ultrasound-for-a-more-precise-and-rapid-diagnosis/
Healthdesk article (IT) 2016-06-24 http://www.healthdesk.it/prevenzione/laser-ultrasuoni-diagnosi-noduli-tiroide
Scienze RAI article (IT) 2016-06-23 http://www.scienze.rai.it/articoli/noduli-alla-tiroide-ci-penser%C3%A0-luca-la-nuova-tecnologia-a-cui-lavora-il-politecnico-di-milano/33861/default.aspx
Le Scienze Web News article (IT) 2016-06-23 http://www.lswn.it/comunicati-stampa/laser-e-ultrasuoni-per-una-diagnosi-precisa-e-puntuale-dei-noduli-alla-tiroide/
Firenze Post article (IT) 2016-06-23 http://www.firenzepost.it/2016/06/23/salute-laser-e-ultrasuoni-per-lo-screening-dei-noduli-alla-tiroide-nasce-il-progetto-luca/
Italia Salute article (IT) 2016-06-23 http://www.italiasalute.it/13956/Noduli-tiroidei-nuova-tecnica-per-diagnosticarli.html
Press Release (IT) 2016-06-23 LUCA Press Release-IT.pdf
BioOptics World article (EN) 2016-06-08 http://www.bioopticsworld.com/articles/2016/06/biophotonics-enabled-device-could-eliminate-unnecessary-thyroid-nodule-surgery.html
Laserlab Forum article (EN) 2016-06-01 http://www.laserlab-europe.eu/news-and-press/issue-21
Optics article (EN) 2016-05-23 http://optics.org/news/7/5/33
Photonics PPP Press Release (EN) 2016-05-12 Press Release PPPP.pdf
News Medical article (EN) 2016-05-11 http://www.news-medical.net/news/20160511/New-portable-device-with-hand-held-probe-could-help-reduce-unnecessary-thyroid-cancer-surgery.aspx
MedImaging article (ES) 2016-04-14 http://www.medimaging.es/imaginologia-general/articles/294763715/tecnologia-con-laser-para-deteccion-del-cancer-de-tiroides.html
MedImaging article (EN) 2016-03-28 http://www.medimaging.net/general-imaging/articles/294763430/laser-...1
Catalunya Vanguardista article (ES) 2016-03-15 http://www.catalunyavanguardista.com/catvan/futuro-dispositivo-para-detectar-cancer-de-tiroides/
Healthmanagement article (EN) 2016-03-15 https://healthmanagement.org/c/imaging/news/low-cost-technology-for-thyroid-cancer-screening
Press Release (CAT) 2016-03-14 LUCA Press Release-CAT.pdf
Press Release (ES) 2016-03-14 LUCA Press Release-ES.pdf
Press Release (EN) 2016-03-14 LUCA Press Release-EN.pdf
ECR Today article (EN) 2016-03-06 ECR Today 2016.pdf
Project Fact Sheet 2016-03-02 LUCA Fact Sheet.pdf
Project Logo 2016-02-01 LUCA Logo.jpg

Scientific Publications

Below you can find a list of scientific publications related to the LUCA Project which will be updated as the project progresses.


Name Date File
A Compact Two-Wavelength Time-Domain NIRS System Based on SiPM and Pulsed Diode Lasers (IEEE Photonics Journal) 2017-02-01 http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/7792611/
Diffuse Optical Characterization of the Healthy Human Thyroid Tissue and Two Pathological Case Studies (PLOS ONE) 2017-01-27 http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0147851
Time-resolved single-photon detection module based on silicon photomultiplier: A novel building block for time-correlated measurement systems 2016-07-01 http://aip.scitation.org/doi/full/10.1063/1.4954968