Tensions measured on cells under microscope

Tensions measured on cells under microscope

Under the microscope, tiny pipettes tug at living cells to exert forces on their structures, measure those forces and observe the consequences for the cells. Credit: Georgia Tech / Allison Carter

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  • Created By: Ben Brumfield
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  • Created On: Nov 8, 2018 - 2:26pm
  • Last Updated: Nov 8, 2018 - 2:26pm