Prostatic tumor implantation in the nude mouse via a perineal approach

Mark Garzotto, Robert Huryk, William R. Fair, W. D.W. Heston

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Abstract

We describe a novel technique for tumor implantation into the prostate of a nude mouse, using a perineal approach. This technique offers the benefit of being able to accurately implant malignant cells into the dorsal prostate without entering the abdominal cavity.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)60-63
Number of pages4
JournalProstate
Volume33
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 15 1997

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Keywords

  • Nude mouse
  • Orthotopic implantation
  • Prostatic carcinoma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Urology

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