Full Content is available to subscribers

Subscribe/Learn More  >

Ex Vivo Measurement of Mouse Pulmonary Artery Biomechanics

[+] Author Affiliations
Naomi C. Chesler, John A. Thompson-Figueroa, Kenneth M. Millburne

University of Vermont, Burlington, VT

Paper No. IMECE2002-32783, pp. 255-256; 2 pages
  • ASME 2002 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition
  • Advances in Bioengineering
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, November 17–22, 2002
  • Conference Sponsors: Bioengineering Division
  • ISBN: 0-7918-3650-9 | eISBN: 0-7918-1691-5, 0-7918-1692-3, 0-7918-1693-1
  • Copyright © 2002 by ASME


Primary pulmonary hypertension (PPH) is a rapidly progressing and often fatal disease that induces substantial pulmonary vascular remodeling [1]. Although a genetic factor has been identified in familial and sporadic cases of pulmonary hypertension [2], the etiology of the disease for most victims remains unknown.

Copyright © 2002 by ASME



Interactive Graphics


Country-Specific Mortality and Growth Failure in Infancy and Yound Children and Association With Material Stature

Use interactive graphics and maps to view and sort country-specific infant and early dhildhood mortality and growth failure data and their association with maternal

Citing articles are presented as examples only. In non-demo SCM6 implementation, integration with CrossRef’s "Cited By" API will populate this tab (http://www.crossref.org/citedby.html).

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging and repositioning the boxes below.

Related eBook Content
Topic Collections

Sorry! You do not have access to this content. For assistance or to subscribe, please contact us:

  • TELEPHONE: 1-800-843-2763 (Toll-free in the USA)
  • EMAIL: asmedigitalcollection@asme.org
Sign In