A Study of the 3D Anatomical Structure Analysis of Leech Using Hard X-ray Micro Tomography by Synchrotron Radiation

방사광 경 엑스선 마이크로 단층촬영을 이용한 거머리의 해부학적 3차원 구조분석

  • 이지원 (김천대학교 간호보건대학 방사선학과) ;
  • 이언석 (순천향대학교 의료과학대학 의료IT공학과)
  • Received : 2016.09.20
  • Accepted : 2016.10.04
  • Published : 2016.12.28


In this study, we aim to obtain the fundamental data needed for the objective analysis and bio-mimetics of leeches, using x-ray imaging with radiation that allows 3D analysis of the detailed anatomic structures of leeches. It was confirmed that through using radiation, detailed images of leeches can be obtained, allowing 3D analysis of leeches' anatomical structures. Also, since the data obtained through the radiation allows you to observe the micro-structure, it can serve as a good resource for component analysis, as well as physiological and functional research. More, it is hoped to contribute to further research in the areas of bio-mimetics using leeches.


Supported by : 순천향대학교


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