Equipment & Techniques

RT- PCR
FACS analysis
ELISA
Western Blot
Histology:  HE, PAS, Picrosirius-Red, Trichrome-Masson, Reticulin ( Gomori), Oil-Red-O, Sudan Black B
Immunohistochemistry
Digital image processing
In vitro gastrointestinal contractility (organbath)
In vitro gastrointestinal peristalsis (adapted Trendelenburg assay)
In vivo gastrointestinal motilitity (gastric emptying, GI transit, Evans Blue, beads)
Visceromotor respons (VMR)
In vitro afferent nerve recording
In vivo portal bloodflow

Glucose and insulin tolerance testing (mice)
In vitro intraheptic vascular resistance (liver perfusion, organbath)