Mouse Cardiovascular Phenotyping Core

Research Administration Centers and Cores Mouse Cardiovascular Phenotyping Core

Mouse Cardiovascular Phenotyping Core

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The Mouse Cardiovascular Phenotyping Core of the
UAB Diabetic Research Center has extensive expertise
and equipments for sophisticated phenotyping of the
cardiovascular system in mice using non-invasive
echocardiography. We provide mouse cardiovasculare measurements of systolic function of left ventricle (LV), diastolic function by Pulse Wave Doppler, pressure gradient after transverse aortic constriction, atherosclerotic lesion area, and right heart (RV) and pulmonary artery. We also provide Transverse aortic contriction (TAC) surgical service.