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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After screening 125 compounds from Indian Plants Anticancer Compounds Database (InPACdb) the top two compounds as ranked by predicted binding energy scores and the binding pose were tested for inhibition of angiogenesis by chorioallantoic membrane (CAM) assay.
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2003), was evaluated in two modifications of the chicken chorioallantoic membrane assay (CAM-assay and HET-CAM-assay) (Paper et al.
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Using the complex model system chick chorioallantoic membrane (CAM), researchers observed that topical application or intravenous injection of TM601 inhibited angiogenesis (new blood vessel growth), which was stimulated by vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), basic fibroblast growth factor (bFGF), or lipopolysaccharide (LPS).
The morphologic feature of hemorrhagic pocks on the chorioallantoic membrane (CAM) of infected embryonated hen's eggs indicated CPXV.