Table 1.

Brain tissue optical parameters

SourceBrain sampleWavelength, nmScattering coefficient, cm−1Anisotropy factor
Our experimentAdult mouse cortex, (5 months old)4732110.86
Aravanis et al. (2007)Mouse cortex47360.70.885
Al-Juboori et al. (2013)Mouse subcortical, (6–8 weeks old)453168.6
Azimipour et al. (2014)Rat cortex532∼170∼0.9
Yaroslavsky et al. (2002)Human gray matter4801200.88