UNIT 1.11 Surgical Removal of Mouse Salivary Glands
Published Online: 1 AUG 2001
Copyright © 2003 by John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Lab Protocol Title
Current Protocols in Immunology
How to Cite
Jonjic, S. 2001. Surgical Removal of Mouse Salivary Glands. Current Protocols in Immunology. 43:III:1.11:1.11.1–1.11.4.
- Published Online: 1 AUG 2001
- Published Print: JUN 2001
Surgical removal of the salivary glands is a simple procedure aimed at providing glandular tissues for studies in histopathology, immunohistology, DNA and RNA analysis, cytokine production, and virus detection and isolation. This unit describes the surgical removal of the salivary glands in mice, but a similar protocol is applicable to rats and other rodents.