A rapid and simple procedure for chronic cannulation of the rat jugular vein

P. G. Harms, S. R. Ojeda

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    An easy to prepare cannula and simple procedure is described for chronic cannulation of the jugular vein of the rat. Cannulas permit blood sampling without disturbance to the animal and remain patent for as long as 2 mth.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)391-392
    Number of pages2
    JournalJournal of Applied Physiology
    Issue number3
    StatePublished - Dec 1 1974


    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Physiology
    • Physiology (medical)

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