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Microspheres, Regional Blood Flow Measurement

Definition : Microspheres that are radio or fluorescent labeled to facilitate their detection; they are typically 10 to 20 microns in diameter. These microspheres are injected into the arteries that supply blood to a specific organ or tissue; the regional blood flow (i.e., regional perfusion) is determined by measuring the quantity of microspheres that reach the small vessels, using either scintigraphy techniques for radio-labeled microspheres or other appropriate detection methods for fluorescent-labeled microspheres (e.g., histologic methods). Regional blood-flow measurement microspheres are mostly used to determine blood flow in the vasculature of the heart, lung, kidney, and pancreas.

Entry Terms : "Blood Flow Measurement Microspheres"

UMDC code : 20404

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BioPhysics Assay Laboratory Inc

Company Type: Parent

BioPAL was founded to develop, manufacture and market a new generation of high-precision alternatives to traditional radioactive products based on novel lanthanide chemistry. Therefore, our product line consist of compounds and materials labeled with these biologically-rare stable isotopes.

PerkinElmer Inc

Company Type: Parent

As a global technology leader, PerkinElmer is taking action to harness the power of insights and transform them into knowledge to deliver innovative, differentiated solutions for our customers. From critical therapeutic and disease research and prenatal screening, to environmental testing and industrial monitoring, we are actively engaged in improving health and advancing quality and longevity of life all around the world.

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