Liver was separated into three regions: R1 (approximately hilum), R2 (approx. intermediate) and R3 (approx. periphery). The optimal region size was calculated as a summary of average PV branch lengths per generation and divided by three (detailed branching generation subdivision Table 3 for PV and Table 4 for BD). Subsequently the branching generations were assigned to a region by matching the summary of branch length per generation to optimal region size. The same region was applied for both PV and BD analysis with the exception of one Jag1Ndr/Ndr sample (#1 or 2714) where the bile duct optimal region size was greater than portal vein.

Regions were assigned in order that total average lengths of each generation within each region yielded an equal size of R1, R2, and R3. Each sub-column represents one animal.

The distribution of BD branches within each region were quantified based on regions defined by the PV system (Table 4). Each sub-column represents one animal.

Note: The content above has been extracted from a research article, so it may not display correctly.

Please log in to submit your questions online.
Your question will be posted on the Bio-101 website. We will send your questions to the authors of this protocol and Bio-protocol community members who are experienced with this method. you will be informed using the email address associated with your Bio-protocol account.

We use cookies on this site to enhance your user experience. By using our website, you are agreeing to allow the storage of cookies on your computer.