Chapter 16. Techniques and Advances in Vascular Imaging in Danio Rerio

  1. Carolyn A. Staton2,3,
  2. Claire Lewis4 and
  3. Roy Bicknell5
  1. Kenna R. Mills Shaw and
  2. Brant. M. Weinstein

Published Online: 27 SEP 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470029350.ch16

Angiogenesis Assays: A Critical Appraisal of Current Techniques

Angiogenesis Assays: A Critical Appraisal of Current Techniques

How to Cite

Mills Shaw, K. R. and Weinstein, Brant. M. (2006) Techniques and Advances in Vascular Imaging in Danio Rerio, in Angiogenesis Assays: A Critical Appraisal of Current Techniques (eds C. A. Staton, C. Lewis and R. Bicknell), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470029350.ch16

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Academic Unit of Surgical Oncology, University of Sheffield Medical School, Sheffield, UK

  2. 3

    Academic Unit of Surgical Oncology, K-Floor, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2JF, UK

  3. 4

    Academic Unit of Pathology, University of Sheffield Medical School, Sheffield, UK

  4. 5

    Division of Immunity and Infection, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK

Author Information

  1. National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 SEP 2007
  2. Published Print: 15 DEC 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470016008

Online ISBN: 9780470029350

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Keywords:

  • vascular imaging in zebrafish (Danio rerio);
  • lateral plate mesoderm (LPM);
  • Berlin-Blue or India ink dyes;
  • digital motion analysis (DMA);
  • confocal microangiography;
  • novel genes in cardiovascular development;
  • vascular-specific transgenic lines

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Visualizing the developing vasculature

  • In situ hybridization reveals vascular specific expression

  • Vascular specific fluorescent reporter lines

  • Chemical mutagenesis screens reveal novel genes involved in cardiovascular development

  • Conclusions

  • References