Controlled Thermal-Sensitive Liposomes Release on a Disposable Microfluidic Device

Meng, Long ;   Deng, Zhiting ;   Niu, Lili ;   Cai, Feiyan ;   Zheng, Hairong

Tags Microfluidics in biological applicationsMicrofluidic techniques, methods and systemsMicro- and nano-technology

High intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) triggered drug release as one of promising approaches for local drug delivery is gaining more...

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Development of Hydrogel Microtubes for Enclosing and Culturing Microbe in Any Environment

Ogawa, Miho ;   Higashi, Kazuhiko ;   Miki, Norihisa

Tags Microfluidic techniques, methods and systemsBio-nano technology

This paper describes a microbe culture system in an open environment using hydrogel microtubes. In recent years, oil production microbes, such...

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Manufacturing of Microcirculation Phantoms using Rapid Prototyping Technologies

Buchoux, Anthony ;   Valluri, Prashant ;   Smith, Stewart ;   Stokes, Adam A. ;   Hoskins, Peter ;   Sboros, Vassilis

Tags Microfluidic techniques, methods and systemsMicro- and nano-technologyMicrofluidics in biological applications

In this paper, we describe a method for the manufacturing of a microcirculation phantom that may be used to investigate hemodynamics using...

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Microfluidic Paper-Based Analytical Devices for Colorimetric Detection of Urinary Tract Infection Biomarkers on Adult Diapers

Chen, Chaohao ;   Dong, Tao

Tags Microfluidic techniques, methods and systemsWearable systemsChemical sensors and systems

Urinary tract infections (UTI) are common infection diseases in elderly patients. The conventional method of detecting UTI involves the...

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Monitoring Time Course of Human Whole Blood Coagulation using a Microfluidic Dielectric Sensor with a 3D Capacitive Structure

Maji, Debnath ;   Suster, Michael ;   Stavrou, Evi ;   Gurkan, Umut A. ;   Mohseni, Pedram

Tags Microfluidics in biological applicationsMicrofluidic techniques, methods and systemsMicro- and nano-sensors

This paper reports on the design, fabrication, and testing of a microfluidic sensor for dielectric spectroscopy (DS) of human whole blood...

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Toad's Egg-Like Cultivation Process for Forming Microcarriers from Nanofibrous Hydrogel

Higashi, Kazuhiko ;   Miki, Norihisa

Tags Microfluidic techniques, methods and systemsMicrofluidics in biological applicationsMicro- and nano-technology

This paper proposes a new method for generating microcarries from bacterial cellulose (BC). BC, which is produced by specific bacteria, is a...

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