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Measuring the Stiffness of Ex Vivo Mouse Aortas Using Atomic Force Microscopy

DOI :

10.3791/54630-v

October 19th, 2016

October 19th, 2016

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1Program in Translational Biomechanics, Institute of Translational Medicine and Therapeutics, University of Pennsylvania, 2Department of Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics, University of Pennsylvania, 3Department of Physiology, University of Pennsylvania

We present detailed protocols for isolation of aortas from mouse and measurement of their elastic modulus using atomic force microscopy.

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Atomic Force Microscopy

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