Medical Device Implantation in Swine

Medical Device Implantation in Swine

Medical Device Implantation in Swine Introduction Medical devices include ones applied topically, implanted devices which have externalized components and devices which are implanted systemically. Such devices may be used in swine clinically, such as the use of...
Interventional Cardiovascular Procedures

Interventional Cardiovascular Procedures

Interventional Cardiovascular Procedures Introduction Swine have been one of the primary animal models for preclinical testing of catheter introduced devices into the cardiovascular system. This publication reviews the models and technical procedures that are...
Interesting Facts About Miniature Swine & Bone Research

Interesting Facts About Miniature Swine & Bone Research

Interesting Facts About Miniature Swine & Bone Research Introduction Mature, intact miniature pigs showed rapid bone loss during the first 7 months of prednisolone treatment, indicating that minipigs show promise as models for steroidinduced osteoporosis....
Diabetes Mellitus and the Cardiometabolic Syndrome in Swine

Diabetes Mellitus and the Cardiometabolic Syndrome in Swine

Diabetes Mellitus and the Cardiometabolic Syndrome in Swine Introduction Diabetes mellitus is occurring in epidemic proportions worldwide and it is estimated by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the American Diabetes Association (ADA)2 that 300 million persons...
Diabetes in Miniature Swine

Diabetes in Miniature Swine

Diabetes in Miniature Swine Introduction Diabetes mellitus is the most common endocrine disorder of humans and Type 2 diabetes (T2D) is currently the 6th leading cause of death. Diabetes is characterized by abnormalities of carbohydrate and lipid metabolism and...
Developmental Guidelines in Swine

Developmental Guidelines in Swine

Developmental Guidelines in Swine Introduction Frequently there is a need to understand the developmental stage of the animal as a whole, as well as the state of maturity of individual tissues and/or individual organs in swine when designing a research protocol. This...
White Hairless Miniature Swine Model for Dermal Studies

White Hairless Miniature Swine Model for Dermal Studies

White Hairless Miniature Swine Model for Dermal Studies Introduction The miniature swine is a well recognized animal model of dermal toxicology, transdermal drug delivery and woundhealing. In fact, staff members of the USFDA have recommended the use of miniature swine...

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