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Microscopy Based Methods for the Assessment of Epithelial Cell Migration During In Vitro Wound Healing
 

Microscopy Based Methods for the Assessment of Epithelial Cell Migration During In Vitro Wound Healing

Article doi: 10.3791/56799
January 2nd, 2018

Summary January 2nd, 2018

This manuscript describes how incision-like lesions made on cultured epithelial cell monolayers conveniently model wound healing in vitro, allowing for imaging by confocal or laser scanning microscopy, and which can provide high-quality quantitative and qualitative data for studying both cell behavior and the mechanisms involved in migration.

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