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You Wound Me Sir!

The wound healing assay is a fairly common technique in the Cell Biology Research toolkit. The idea is simple: grow cells to cover a surface, scratch a ‘wound’ into the cells then see how well the cells can close the wound (either by replication, migration or a combination of both).

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The blood! The horror!

In this post, we’ll be using Fiji to analyse this type of assay which will give us lots of flexibility in both methodology and visualisation options.

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