We used OCT to characterize the morphological phenotype of a HEXIM -/- embryonic heart (E13.5) from a HEXIM +/+ littermate. The HEXIM-mutant was distinguished from the wiltype, by growth retardation (absent left ventricle) and asymmetry.
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(100.0100) Image processing : Image processing
(100.6890) Image processing : Three-dimensional image processing
(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(170.4500) Medical optics and biotechnology : Optical coherence tomography
M. W. Jenkins, D. Roy, D. L. Wilson, H. Deng, M. Montano, M. Watanabe, and A. Rollins, "Phenotyping Transgenic Embryonic Murine Hearts Using Optical Coherence Tomography," in Biomedical Optics, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper WE5.
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