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Development of Microfluidic Chips to Study the Effects of Shear Stress on Cell Functions

[+] Author Affiliations
Jianbin Wang, Jinseok Heo, Susan Z. Hua

SUNY-Buffalo, Buffalo, NY

Paper No. NEMB2010-13132, pp. 117-118; 2 pages
doi:10.1115/NEMB2010-13132
From:
  • ASME 2010 First Global Congress on NanoEngineering for Medicine and Biology
  • ASME 2010 First Global Congress on NanoEngineering for Medicine and Biology
  • Houston, Texas, USA, February 7–10, 2010
  • Conference Sponsors: ASME Nanotechnology Council
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-4392-5 | eISBN: 978-0-7918-3866-2
  • Copyright © 2010 by ASME

abstract

Fluid shear stress has profound effect on many cell functions, including proliferation, migration, transport, and gene expression. Cellular systems such as endothelial cells in heart artery and epithelial cells in kidney tubule are constantly subject to fluid flow. We have developed a series of microfluidic chips that generate a wide range and modes of shear stresses within a perfusion chamber, enabling us to culture cells on chip and examine the effects of shear stress on cell growth and cell functions.

Copyright © 2010 by ASME

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