rat perfusion

kevin k-mckenna at nwu.edu
Thu Mar 14 11:01:07 EST 1996

In article
<Pine.SUN.3.91.960313181608.20212A-100000 at arcturus.oac.uci.edu>, Neal
Prakash <eamg061 at arcturus.oac.uci.edu> wrote:

> Hello,
> I'm on the market to buy a peristalic pump to be used for rat 
> perfusions.  Does anyone know what the optimal flow rate is for rats???

We use a peristaltic pump, but do not control flow. Instead, we have it
hooked to a pressure meter and simply keep the flow adjusted to maintain a
pressure of 100-150 mmHg.

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