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Dissection, MicroCT Scanning and Morphometric Analyses of the Baculum
 

Dissection, MicroCT Scanning and Morphometric Analyses of the Baculum

Article doi: 10.3791/55342
March 19th, 2017

Summary March 19th, 2017

Many biological structures lack easily definable landmarks, making it difficult to apply modern morphometric methods. Here we illustrate methods to study the mouse baculum (a bone in the penis), including dissection and microCT scanning, followed by computational methods to define semi-landmarks that are used to quantify size and shape variation.

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