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November 1, 2016
Multimedia resource: The chicken embryo as an experimental model in Hearing Neurobiology.

Disection and culture of chicken otocysts: their utility as study model

Dr. Isabel Varela-Nieto of the Institute of Biomedical Research “Alberto Sols” (CSIC-UAM) together with members of the Department of Biology of the Autonomous University of Madrid and the Department of Paediatrics of the Niño Jesús Hospital in Madrid, have produced an informative video where it is explained how to obtain primordial otocysts from the inner ear, as well as how to cultivate and process them in order to study the processes which affect development of the inner ear. The video has been produced in Spanish, but English subtitles are shown.


Funded by  Marie Curie Actions FP7-PEOPLE-2013-IAPP TARGEAR.