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Stem cell isolation

Differential stickiness

Nature Materials volume 12, pages 474476 (2013) | Download Citation

Technologies to isolate colonies of human pluripotent stem cells from other cell types in a high-throughput manner are lacking. A microfluidic-based approach that exploits differences in the adhesion strength between these cells and a substrate may soon fill the gap.

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  1. Oscar J. Abilez and Joseph C. Wu are at the Department of Medicine, the Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, and the Stanford Cardiovascular Institute, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA

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