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Vascular Medicine Institute
University of Pittsburgh
BST E1240
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Phone: 412-383-5853
Fax: 412-648-5980

Small Animal Ultrasonography Core

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High-frequency ultrasound allows for non-invasive, in vivo, real time, high resolution imaging of tissue function and structure. The small animal ultrasonography core, led by Dr. Kang Kim and Dr. Charles McTiernan, provides expertise and state-of-the-art high frequency ultrasound instrumentation suitable for image acquisition and analysis applicable to your research studies.   The Fuji/Visualsonics Vevo 3100 instrument can be used for applications in multiple research areas including Oncology, Abdominal, Cardiovascular, and Developmental studies.


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RV
 
TAC
       
       
 
TAC - Pulsed Wave Doppler
 
TAC - Color Doppler
       
       
 
Strain (Normal)
 
Strain Dyssynchrony