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Analysis of Murine Embryonic Cardiovascular Phenotype

  • Kimimasa Tobita
  • Joseph P. Tinney
  • Bradley B. Keller
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Part of the Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine book series (DICM, volume 238)

Abstract

This chapter provides basic details regarding the morphologic and physiologic phenotyping of mouse embryos. Critical attention must be paid to gestational timing and morphologic staging based on existing standards. Despite widely available resources for generating targeted genetic models in mice, the resources for CV phenotyping are limited at present. The technical challenges of generating reproducible data across a range of experimental models and techniques may justify the development of regional centers equipped to perform these studies on a subcontract or service basis. Obviously, greater details are always available in print, by phone, or by email ktobiO@pop.uky.edu or bke110@pop.uky.edu.

Keywords

Right Ventricle Mouse Embryo Embryonic Heart Cardiovascular Physiology Murine Embryo 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kimimasa Tobita
    • 1
  • Joseph P. Tinney
    • 1
  • Bradley B. Keller
    • 1
  1. 1.Cardiovascular Development Research ProgramUniversity of KentuckyLexingtonUSA

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