Some areas of opportunities:
The study of cellular mechanisms of the action of drug.
Research in toxicity of photo activated materials.
Bio-imaging to find out cellular, and tissue functions.
Optical technique for early detection of cancers.
The study of bio-compatibility of implants.
Dynamic imaging for physiological response drug delivery.
Clinical studies of side effects.
Development of optical in vivo probes for infections and cancers.
The various techniques for tissue welding.
In vivo optical biopsy.
In vivo optical mammography.
Targeted therapy using nanoclinics.
The use of nanochemistry for probes and nanodevices.
The study of newer structures for optical activation
The creation of new fluorescent tags.
Nanotechnologies for targeted detection and activation.
Development of new noninvasive light activation.
Development of optical bio MEMS (micro-electro-mechanical systems).
The integration of new generation lasers, delivery systems, and detectors.
Automation and miniaturization.