Microfluidic device for compressing cells

Microfluidic device for compressing cells

Image shows a microfluidic chip to which dye has been added to show the channels. By treating living cells like tiny sponges, researchers have developed a potentially new way to introduce macromolecules and therapeutic genes into human cells. (Credit: Rob Felt, Georgia Tech)

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Research, Biotechnology, Health, Bioengineering, Genetics, Life Sciences and Biology
Keywords
cell therapy, cell membrane, Gene Therapy
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  • Created By: John Toon
  • Workflow Status: Draft
  • Created On: Apr 30, 2018 - 1:14pm
  • Last Updated: Apr 30, 2018 - 1:14pm