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Segmentation and Measurement of Fat Volumes in Murine Obesity Models Using X-ray Computed Tomography
 

Segmentation and Measurement of Fat Volumes in Murine Obesity Models Using X-ray Computed Tomography

Article DOI: 10.3791/3680
April 4th, 2012

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Summary April 4th, 2012

Fat content analysis is routinely conducted in studies utilizing murine obesity models. Emerging methods in small animal CT imaging and analysis are providing for longitudinal detail rich fat content analysis. Here we detail step by step procedures for performing small animal CT imaging, analysis, and visualization.

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