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- Vietmeier, J.; Niedorf, F.; Bäumer, W.; Martin, C.; Deegen, E.; Ohnesorge, B.; Kietzmann, M.
- Veterinary research communications 2007 v.31 no.5 pp. 611-619
- respiratory system agents, etc ; microscopy; viability; muscle contraction; image analysis; cell culture; respiratory tract diseases; bronchoconstriction; lungs; digital images; horses; breathing; Show all 12 Subjects
- ... A study was performed to evaluate the use of precision-cut lung slices (PCLS) for studies on the contraction of equine airways. Lungs of 10 horses were taken to prepare PCLS of [tilde]250 μm from equine lung tissue using a special microtome. The lung slices were cultured and the enclosed small airways were monitored using a microscope with coupled digital camera, which was used to determine the ai ...