Measurement of blood flow in the chick egg yolk sac membrane.

@article{Gush1990MeasurementOB,
  title={Measurement of blood flow in the chick egg yolk sac membrane.},
  author={R. J. Gush and J M Thompson and Jacqueline B. Weiss},
  journal={Journal of medical engineering & technology},
  year={1990},
  volume={14 5},
  pages={205-209}
}
Blood vessels of the yolk sac membrane are the transport route by which a chick embryo obtains nutrients from the egg yolk. After 4 days of incubation at 37 degrees C a sparse network of blood vessels are visible within the membrane and they become denser over the following days. The preparation has been used to assess angiogenesis. Using visual inspection… CONTINUE READING