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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 824682, 8 pages
Gastric Tissue Damage Analysis Generated by Ischemia: Bioimpedance, Confocal Endomicroscopy, and Light Microscopy
1Departamento de Procesos y Tecnologia, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Cuajimalpa. Artificios 40, Colonia Hidalgo, 01120 Ciudad de Mexico, DF, Mexico
2Centro Nacional de Investigación en Instrumentacion e Imagenologia Medica, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Iztapalapa. Avenida San Rafael Atlixco 186, Colonia Vicentina, 09340 Ciudad de Mexico, DF, Mexico
3Departamento de Ingenieria Electrica, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Iztapalapa. Avenida San Rafael Atlixco 186, Colonia Vicentina, 09340 Ciudad de Mexico, DF, Mexico
4Departamento de Biologia de la Reproduccion, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Iztapalapa. Avenida San Rafael Atlixco 186, Colonia Vicentina, 09340 Ciudad de Mexico, DF, Mexico
Received 2 May 2013; Accepted 4 June 2013
Academic Editor: Andrea Vecchione
Copyright © 2013 Nohra E. Beltran et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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