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    • Noncontact measurement of the local mechanical properties of living cells using pressure applied via a pipette 

      Sánchez, Daniel; Johnson, Nick; Li, Chao; Novak, Pavel; Rheinlaender, Johannes; Zhang, Yanjun; Anand, Uma; Anand, Praveen; Gorelik, Julia; Frolenkov, Gregory I; Benham, Christopher; Lab, Max; Ostanin, Victor P; Schäffer, Tilman E; Klenerman, David; Korchev, Yuri E (2008)
      Mechanosensitivity in living biological tissue is a study area of increasing importance, but investigative tools are often inadequate. We have developed a noncontact nanoscale method to apply quantified positive and negative ...