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Culture of Vascular Cells In Vitro

  • Andreas Bikfalvi
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Abstract

Ross Harrison (1870–1959) was the first to attempt to culture tissues in vitro using culture dishes. In 1907 he had grown tadpole tissue in a coagulated interstitial liquid from frog using the hanging drop technique [104]. This technique is still used today to generate spheroids in vitro and to culture them.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andreas Bikfalvi
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  1. 1.Angiogenesis and Tumor Microenvironment LaboratoryUniversity of Bordeaux and National Institute of Health and Medical ResearchPessacFrance

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