A Real-Time Adaptive Oxygen Transfer Rate Estimator for Metabolism Tracking in Escherichia Coli Cultures

Wang, Li ;   Pepper, Matthew ;   Padmakumar, Ajay ;   Burg, Timothy ;   Harcum, Sarah ;   Groff, Richard E

Tags Biological sensors and systemsChemical sensors and systems

Oxygen transfer rate (OTR) is the most significant signal for aerobic bioprocess control, since most microbic metabolic activity relies on...

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Applications of Microfluidics for Studying Growth Mechanisms of Tip Growing Pollen Tubes

Sanati Nezhad, Amir ;   Geitmann, Anja ;   Packirisamy, Muthukumaran

Tags Microfluidic techniques, methods and systems

Pollen tube, the fastest tip growing plant cell, plays essential role in life cycle of flowering plants. It is extremely sensitive to external...

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Cytotoxicity of Synthesized Iron Oxide Nanoparticles: Toward Novel Biomarkers of Colon Cancer

Ahmadzadeh Raji, Mojgan ;   Amoabediny, Ghassem ;   Magierowski, Sebastian ;   Ghafar-Zadeh, Ebrahim

Tags Micro- and nano-technologyMicrofluidics in biological applicationsMechanical sensors and systems

In this paper we present the preliminary results of a novel biological analysis platform for early colon cancer detection using magnetic...

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Dynamic Response of Axonal Microtubules under Suddenly Applied End Forces

Manuchehrfar, Farid ;   Shamloo, Amir ;   Mehboudi, Nastaran

Tags Bio-nano technologyMicro- and nano-technologyPhysiological monitoring

Axon is a filament in neuronal system and axonal microtubules are bundles in axons. In axons, microtubules are coated with...

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Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Tools for Cardiac Optogenetics

Zhuge, Yan ;   Patlolla, Bhagat ;   Ramakrishnan, Charu ;   Beygui, Ramin ;   Zarins, Chris ;   Deisseroth, Karl ;   Kuhl, Ellen ;   Abilez, Oscar

Tags Optical and photonic sensors and systemsBiological sensors and systemsBiolelectric sensors and sensor systems

It is likely that arrhythmias should be avoided for therapies based on human pluripotent stem cell (hPSC)-derived cardiomyocytes (CM) to be...

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Thermal Effect of Dielectrophoresis Manipulation on Cerebrospinal Fluid

Miled, Amine

Tags Physiological monitoringImplantable systemsImplantable technologies

This paper presents an investigation on thermal effects of dielectrophoresis on cerebrospinal fluid. This study shows how temperature is...

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