preparation

(redirected from slice preparation)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
References in periodicals archive ?
An adrenal slice preparation for the study of chromaffin cells and their cholinergic innervation.
Eclipse Ni-E is an ideal system for advanced imaging systems, such as confocal or multiphoton, which often utilize the option of fixed-stage configurations to meet the demands of experiments such as in-vitro brain slice preparations or in vivo imaging for cardio vascular and neuroscience research applications.
However, at the doses and durations of exposure employed in this study, it is unlikely that the PCBs lead to neuronal death because a) tissue DA concentrations were not altered and b) lactate dehydrogenase levels were unaffected in organotypic striatal slice preparations from adult rats exposed to higher concentrations of PCBs than used here (Bemis and Seegal 1999).