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MicroFilament Analyser

Lab of Plant Growth and Development @ Universiteit Antwerpen
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Scientific article
MicroFilament Analyzer, an image analysis tool for quantifying fibrillar orientation, reveals changes in microtubule organization during gravitropism.
E. Jacques, J. Buytaert, DM. Wells, M. Lewandowski, MJ. Bennett, J. Dirckx, JP. Verbelen, K. Vissenberg,
2013 , Plant J. , 74(6), 1045
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Description

MicroFilament Analyzer is a software that allows the quantified analysis of microtubules or actin microfilaments. More specifically, we use it to study the cytoskeletal organisation of transgenic GFP leaves and root cells of Arabidopsis thaliana. The program might however be useful in broader fields as well.



Source: MicroFilament Analyser website

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Overview
Operating system
windows, matlab,

Licence
freeware,

Measured variables
orientation, surface, width, perimeter, n-filaments,

Automation level
automated,

Plant requirements
any,

Image requirements
jpg, bmp, tiff,

Export formats
xls,

Other information
Requires MatLab to run