microdialysis


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microdialysis

[‚mī·krō·dī′al·ə·səs]
(analytical chemistry)
A technique for sampling biological systems in which a short length of hollow-fiber dialysis membrane is implanted into any tissue or fluid compartment, and through which compounds in the extracellular fluid are collected for subsequent analysis.
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Ipsilateral hippocampal glucose metabolism and glutamate levels were measured in vivo by microdialysis before, during, and after fornix DBS treatment.
The published data show that one week after MANF treatment, there was an increased release of dopamine, as well as increased dopamine turnover, in the rat striatum in response to stimulus, as measured by brain microdialysis.
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Charles River announced the acquisition of Brains On-Line, a neuroscience-focused provider of microdialysis and in vivo efficacy and pharmacokinetics testing, in August.
Brains On-Line has operations in San Francisco, the Netherlands, and Germany, and provides microdialysis for CNS research, as well as in vivo efficacy and pharmacokinetics testing to provide critical data required to advance potential CNS therapies through the development process.
Exercise-induced changes in brain glucose and serotonin revealed by microdialysis in rat hippocampus: effect of glucose supplementation.
Glucocorticoids suppress levels of immunoreactive bradykinin in inflamed tissue as evaluated by microdialysis probes.
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The effects of haloperidol and clozapine on extracellular GABA levels in the prefrontal cortex of the rat: an in vivo microdialysis study.
The effects of 3,5-dihydroxy-4-methoxybenzyl alcohol (DHMBA), and zinc--both components of the Pacific oyster Crassostrea gigas--were examined by glutamatergic neuron activity in rats in an in vivo microdialysis experiment and an in vitro brain slice experiment.
Increased interstitial concentrations of pyruvate and lactate in the trapezius muscle of patients with fibromyalgia: a microdialysis study.