Evaluation of Colitis and Carcinogenesis using Molecular Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound
This recent article by Bruckner et al., uses commercially available target-ready microbubbles and antibodies to non-invasively assess the severity of intestinal inflammation and development of tumors in a mouse model of colitis.
This describes a partial carotid ligation surgery in the mouse common carotid artery. We also describe a novel method of RNA isolation from the carotid intima, providing high purity endothelial RNA. Learn more.