cell mechanics

Hierarchical micro-/nanotopography for tuning structures and mechanics of cells probed by atomic force microscopy

Author(s): Lianqing Liu, Amber Jennings, Mi Li
Hierarchical micro-/nanotopography for tuning structures and mechanics of cells probed by atomic force microscopy 150 150 Transactions on NanoBioscience (TNB)

Extracellular matrix plays an important role in regulating the behaviors of cells, and utilizing matrix physics to control cell fate has been a promising way for cell and tissue engineering.…

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Atomic Force Microscopy in Characterizing Cell Mechanics for Biomedical Applications: A Review

Author(s): Mi Li, Dan Dang, Lianqing Liu, Ning Xi, Yuechao Wang
Atomic Force Microscopy in Characterizing Cell Mechanics for Biomedical Applications: A Review 780 435 Transactions on NanoBioscience (TNB)

Cell mechanics is a novel label-free biomarker for indicating cell states and pathological changes. The advent of atomic force microscopy (AFM) provides a powerful tool for quantifying the mechanical properties…

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