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Articles by James L. Klotz in JoVE
Isolating and Using Sections of Bovine Mesenteric Artery and Vein as a Bioassay to Test for Vasoactivity in the Small Intestine James L. Klotz1, Adam J. Barnes1 1Forage-Animal Production Research Unit, USDA-Agricultural Research Service The small intestine is frequently exposed to toxins that can influence blood flow and negatively impact nutrient absorption. Using a multimyograph and mesenteric artery and vein isolates, compounds or toxins of interest can be screened for vasoactivity.