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A novel microsurgical rodent model for the transplantation of engineered cardiac muscle flap.

08:00 EDT 6th April 2018 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "A novel microsurgical rodent model for the transplantation of engineered cardiac muscle flap."

The survival of engineered cardiac muscle 'grafts' to the epicardium is limited by vascularization post-transplantation in rat models. In this article, we describe the methodology of a novel rat model that allows for the transplantation of an engineered cardiac muscle flap (ECMF) onto the epicardium.

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Name: Microsurgery
ISSN: 1098-2752
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