, Volume 31, Issue 7, pp 848–850 | Cite as

A comparison between the free grafting of sliced and intact muscles in the rat

  • E. Gutmann
  • B. M. Carlson
Specialia Anatomica, Histologica, Embryologica, Carcinologica


Transverse slicing is a new technique whereby a mammalian muscle can be freely grafted with success. This method eliminates contamination of the early graft by surviving muscle fibres and allows one to measure the development of contractile properties on a uniform population of regenerating muscle fibres.


Muscle Fibre Contractile Property Early Graft Uniform Population Mammalian Muscle 
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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Gutmann
    • 1
    • 2
  • B. M. Carlson
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Physiology, Czechoslovak Academy of SciencesPraha 4KRČ (Czechoslovakia)
  2. 2.Department of AnatomyUniversity of MichiganAnn ArborUSA

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