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|Titolo:||Multi-gradient hydrogels produced layer by layer with capillary flow and crosslinking in open microchannels|
|Autori interni:||PIRAINO, FRANCESCO|
|Data di pubblicazione:||2012|
|Rivista:||LAB ON A CHIP|
|Abstract:||This technical note describes a new bench-top method for producing anisotropic hydrogels composed of gradient layers of soluble factors, particles, polymer concentrations or material properties. Each gradient layer was produced by a previous gradient method in which a droplet of one precursor solution was added to a thin layer of a second solution. The ensuing rapid capillary flow along the open channel generated a gradient precursor solution, which was then crosslinked to form a gradient gel. Repeating these steps allowed a layered gel to be iteratively constructed with as many gradient layers as desired. This technique renders the synthesis of multi-layered gradient gels accessible to virtually any researcher and should help simplify the production of more biologically relevant cellular microenvironments.|
|Appare nelle tipologie:||01.1 Articolo in Rivista|
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