The range of applications of confocal laser scanning microscopy is continually expanding.
 Astner S, Burnett N, Rius-Díaz F, Doukas AG, González S, Gonzalez E: “Irritant Contact Dermatitis Induced by a Common Household Irritant: A Noninvasive Evaluation of Ethnic Variability in Skin Response.” J Am Acad Dermatol. 2006; 54(3): 458-65.
 Astner S, Gonzalez E, Cheung A, Rius-Diaz F, González S: “Pilot Study on the Sensitivity and Specificity of In Vivo Reflectance Confocal Microscopy in the Diagnosis of Allergic Contact Dermatitis.” J Am Acad Dermatol. 2005; 53(6): 986- 92.
 Herrmann D, Boger JN, Jansen C, Alessi-Fox C: “In vivo confocal microscopy of Meissner corpuscles as a measure of sensory neuropathy.” Neurology. 2007; 69: 2121-2127.
 Astner S, Gonzalez E, Cheung A, Rius-Diaz F, González S: “Transdermal Microconduits by Microscission for Drug Delivery and Sample Acquisition.” BMC Med. 2004; 2: 12.
 Horn M, Koller S, Gerger A, Weger W, Kerl H, Smolle J: “Surgery guided by confocal laser scanning microscopy for foreign filler granulomas.” Dermatol Surg. 2008; 34: 1245-1247.
 Yamashita T, Akita H, Astner S, Miyakawa M, Lerner EA, González S: “In vivo assessment of pigmentary and vascular compartments changes in UVA exposed skin by reflectance-mode confocal microscopy.” Exp Dermatol. 2007; 16: 905-911.