chorioallantoic membrane


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cho·ri·o·al·lan·to·ic mem·brane

extraembryonic membrane formed by fusion of chorion and allantois.

chorioallantoic membrane

A highly vascularised extra-embryonic membrane formed in birds and reptiles by apposition of the allantois to the inner face of the chorion.

chorioallantoic membrane

Comparative zoology An extraembryonic membrane formed in birds and reptiles by the apposition of the allantois to the inner face of the chorion; the CM is highly vascularized
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Chorioallantoic membrane for in vivo investigation of tissue-engineered construct biocompatibility.
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Anti-angiogenic potential of curcumin, quercetin and resveratrol in combinations in the chick embryo chorioallantoic membrane. Mid-Atlantic Meeting of the Society for Developmental Biology, Princeton University p.
These include the chick chorioallantoic membrane (CAM) assay, an in vivo Matrigel plug assay, and a group of assays that use implants of sponges containing test cells or substances.
In another study, the Cramb group is investigating the development of a model system for TPE-PDT using the chorioallantoic membrane (CAM) of the chick embryo.
Results of this study showed that conceptus tissues during early pregnancy and chorioallantoic tissues during mid to late pregnancy expressed ABCC1, ABCC9, SLCO4C1, and SLCO5A1 mRNAs, and levels of ABCC1 and ABCC9 mRNAs in chorioallantoic membrane changed during mid to late pregnancy.
Skin samples treated with an antibacterial-antimycotic drug mixture (Gibco; Thermo Fisher Scientific, Waltham, MA, USA) were inoculated onto the chorioallantoic membrane (CAM) of 10-day-old specific pathogen-free chicken embryos and typical pocklike CAM lesions were obtained (online Technical Appendix Figure 2).
Biological activity of compound obtained from virtual screening was further evaluated by performing chick chorioallantoic membrane (CAM) assay.
Moreover, in an in vivo model of the chorioallantoic membrane of the chicken embryo, prolactin enhances vessel density and the tortuosity of the vasculature and pillar formation, which are hallmarks of intussusceptive angiogenesis.