IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Combining optical tweezing and confocal microscopy for the study of cell mechanics

2007 Conference on Lasers and Electro Optics and the Pacific Rim Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics

Author(s): Z. Bomzon ; Kim Pham ; D. Day ; S. Russell ; Min Gu
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 August 2007
Conference Location: Seoul, South Korea
Conference Date: 26 August 2007
Page(s): 1 - 2
ISBN (CD): 978-1-4244-1174-0
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-1173-3
DOI: 10.1109/CLEOPR.2007.4391166
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We have developed a system combining an optical tweezers and a confocal microscope for the study of cell mechanics. The system enables us to measure how mechanical forces are distributed within... View More

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