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Noninvasive Angiographic-Derived FFR: Is Wireless Physiology Coming to Your Cath Lab Soon? - Cath Lab Digest (press release)


Cath Lab Digest (press release)
An interventional colleague asked, “What is the number of diagnostic-only cath labs in the United States or North America that could benefit from fractional flow reserve (FFR), or more specifically, angio-derived FFR, and not have to send their ...

Stress, fear may increase risk for vaso-occlusive crisis in sickle cell disease - Healio


Healio
Mental stress and the anticipation of pain decreases microvascular blood flow, which may trigger episodes of vaso-occlusive crisis among patients with sickle cell disease, according to study results presented at American Physiological Society's ...

Anemia in Animals, Part 2—Physiology of the Red Blood Cell (RBC) - Long Beach Post


Long Beach Post
Last week, Dr. Palazzolo gave us an anatomy of the red blood cell. This article, part 2 of a series on anemia in pets, will tell us about how the blood cells are processed and how veterinarians examine them. As RBCs flow into the lungs, the iron in the ...

Flow Cytometry

Durham - United States

Describes the technique, protocols for clinical trials, facilities and staff contacts at the Duke Comprehensive Cancer Center, Durham, North Carolina.

Related
United States

Interactive flash animation showing how a flow cytometer works.

Flow Cytometry on the Web
United States

Listing of WWW resources devoted to flow cytometry.

Wright Fleming Institute: Flow Cytometry Facility
United Kingdom

Suite for teaching and raining researchers in designing and analysing experiments, including cell sorting, EliSpot and Luminex. Lists courses, charges and services at Imperial College London, UK.

Cytometry
United States

Embraces all aspects of analytical cytology: characterization and measurement of cells and cellular constitutents for biological, diagnostic, and therapeutic purposes.

Cytometry Information by Purdue University
United States

Links to related journals, webpages, college courses offered, equipment suppliers and educational tools. Includes search engines to look up published medical material.

Physiological Flow Network
United Kingdom

Organization that aims to promote research interactions between experts in the field of physiological flow modelling, and involves mathematicians, biologists and clinical practitioners as well as computational and experimental engineers. Provides information on members and meetings, which are held in the UK.

How a Flow Cytometer Operates
United States

Illustrated article from the University of Texas, M.D. Anderson Science Park, explaining the fundamentals of a flow cytometer.

Germany

Biography of botanist Eduard Strasburger, considered the founder of modern cytology.