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Preparing individual Drosophila egg chambers for live imaging.

Abstract:

Live cell imaging is an important technique applied to a number of Drosophila tissues used as models to investigate topics such as axis specification, cell differentiation and organogenesis (1). Correct preparation of the experimental samples is a crucial, often neglected, step. The goal of preparation is to ensure physiological relevance and to establish optimal imaging conditions. To maintain tissue viability, it is critical to avoid dehydration, hypoxia, overheating or medium deterioration...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Biochemistry
Role:
Author
Journal:
Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE
Issue:
60
Publication date:
2012-01-01
EISSN:
1940-087X
URN:
uuid:dabd7f03-6b08-48d8-9136-61cf5cc1a715
Source identifiers:
335173
Local pid:
pubs:335173
Language:
English

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