Single cell capture with ferromagnetic elements grown on PDMS

John Koschwanez, Robert Carlson, Deirdre Meldrum

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Abstract

Magnetic traps are fabricated by electrolessly depositing NiCoB alloy elements directly onto polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) using a simple and inexpensive method. These traps are used to capture yeast cells attached to 50 nm paramagnetic beads.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMicro Total Analysis Systems - Proceedings of MicroTAS 2006 Conference: 10th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences
PublisherJapan Academic Association Inc
Pages675-677
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - 2006
Externally publishedYes
Event10th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2006 - Tokyo, Japan
Duration: Nov 5 2006Nov 9 2006

Other

Other10th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2006
CountryJapan
CityTokyo
Period11/5/0611/9/06

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Keywords

  • Cell trapping
  • Electroless plating
  • Magnetism
  • PDMS
  • μPLAT

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)
  • Bioengineering

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Koschwanez, J., Carlson, R., & Meldrum, D. (2006). Single cell capture with ferromagnetic elements grown on PDMS. In Micro Total Analysis Systems - Proceedings of MicroTAS 2006 Conference: 10th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (pp. 675-677). Japan Academic Association Inc.