3D X-Ray Microtomography Applied to Structural and Mechanical Characterization of Arterial Trees
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Proceedings of the First Joint BMES/EMBS Conference. 1999 IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology 21st Annual Conference and the 1999 Annual Fall Meeting of the Biomedical Engineering Society, 13 Oct 1999-16 Oct 1999, Atlanta, GA
We applied micro-CT imaging to arterial trees in rodent lungs. Morphometric features derived from the images are sensitive to interspecies differences in vascular structure and can reflect the distensibility of arterial walls.
Johnson, R. H.; Molthen, Robert C.; Wietholt, Christian; Karau, Kelly Lynn; Hanger, Christopher C.; and Dawson, Christopher, "3D X-Ray Microtomography Applied to Structural and Mechanical Characterization of Arterial Trees" (1999). Biomedical Engineering Faculty Research and Publications. 402.