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Automated Measurement of Microcirculatory Blood Flow Velocity in Pulmonary Metastases of Rats
 

Automated Measurement of Microcirculatory Blood Flow Velocity in Pulmonary Metastases of Rats

Article doi: 10.3791/51630
November 30th, 2014

Summary November 30th, 2014

A method is presented to measure microcirculatory blood flow velocity in pulmonary cancer metastases of the pleural surface in rats in an automated fashion, using closed-chest pulmonary intravital microscopy. This model has potential to be used as a widespread tool to perform physiologic research on pulmonary metastases in rodents.

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