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Phenotyping Mouse Pulmonary Function In Vivo with the Lung Diffusing Capacity
 

Phenotyping Mouse Pulmonary Function In Vivo with the Lung Diffusing Capacity

Article DOI: 10.3791/52216
January 6th, 2015

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Summary January 6th, 2015

We describe a means to quickly and simply measure the lung diffusing capacity in mice and show that it is sufficiently sensitive to phenotype changes in multiple common lung pathologies. This metric thus brings direct translational relevance to the mouse models, since diffusing capacity is also easily measured in humans.

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