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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
micro-CT
Description: 

 Sample preparation:
Animal was fixed in formalin and preserved in 70% ethanol. Prior to scanning, it was stained for 36hrs in 0.3% phosphotungstic acid (PTA) in 70% ethanol. For scanning, it was placed into a polypropylene pipette tip in 96% Ethanol.

Scanning parameters:
Scanner: SkyScan 1172
Voltage/ Current: 60kV/ 167µA
Filter: None
Nr of projection images:  1285
Rotation step: 0.28°
Exposure time per image: 1336 ms
Total scanning time: 2:05h
Resolution (µm/pixel):1.645

Reconstruction & Visualisation:
Software used for reconstruction: NRecon (SkyScan)
Software used for volume rendering: CTVox (SkyScan)

Creator: 
Sarah Faulwetter
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