Smooth Muscle pp 543-554 | Cite as

Homogenization and Fractionation Techniques in Smooth Muscle

  • A. M. Kidwai


Tissue slices can be used for biochemical studies with minimal damage to the tissue, but the surface of the slice will always have injured cells. Thin slices, 0.5 mm in thickness, are commonly in use from various tissues, e.g., liver, cerebral cortex, and kidney (Elliott, 1955).


Density Gradient Density Gradient Centrifugation Subcellular Fraction Cardiac Glycoside Subcellular Organelle 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. M. Kidwai
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PharmacologyUniversity of AlbertaEdmontonCanada

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