Login processing...

Trial ends in Request Full Access Tell Your Colleague About Jove
JoVE Journal
Biology

A subscription to JoVE is required to view this content.
You will only be able to see the first 20 seconds.

Monitoring Functionality and Morphology of Vasculature Recruited by Factors Secreted by Fast-growing Tumor-generating Cells
 

Monitoring Functionality and Morphology of Vasculature Recruited by Factors Secreted by Fast-growing Tumor-generating Cells

Article doi: 10.3791/51525
November 23rd, 2014 Usage Statistics

Summary November 23rd, 2014

We describe a matrigel plug assay to illustrate angiogenic potential of a pool of factors secreted by cancer cells using two complementary imaging modalities, ultrasound and endomicroscopy. The matrigel, an extracellular matrix (ECM)-mimic gel, is utilized to introduce the host (mouse) with angiogenic factors secreted to the conditioned media (C.M.). 

Read Article

Get cutting-edge science videos from JoVE sent straight to your inbox every month.

Waiting X
simple hit counter