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Imaging Androgen Receptor Function In Vivo

  • Michael Carey
  • Lily Wu
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Abstract

Bioluminescence imaging (BLI) is a facile method for studying androgen receptor (AR) signaling during tumor progression in xenografts and genetic models of prostate cancer in mice. This chapter summarizes work where BLI and positron emission tomography coupled with CT were used to analyze AR-mediated transcriptional activity using gene expression-based imaging approaches.

Keywords

Androgen Receptor LNCaP Cell Androgen Receptor Signaling Androgen Receptor Activity Tramp Mouse 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Biological ChemistryrDavid Geffen School of Medicine at UCLAUSA

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