Vascular Anatomy and Angiogenesis

Vascular Anatomy and Angiogenesis

Quantitative Assesment of Angiogenesis with Micro-CT

Courtesy of Dr. Charles Keller, OSHU

Vascular CT (Fenestra® VC) of neck tumor in transgenic mice harboring a conditional knock-in of the Pax3:Fkhr oncogene causing alveolar rhabdomyosarcomas. Neck tumor aggressively displaces adjacent vessels increasing volume of blood feeding tumor, an effect not seen from right sternocleidomastoid.