An Integrated Bubble Trap for Continuous Removal of Gas Bubbles from Microfluidic Chips

Dokmeci, Mehmet R. ;   Zhang, Yu Shrike ;   Chae, Sukyoung ;   Polini, Alessandro ;   Khademhosseini, Ali

Tags BioMEMSLab-on-Chip

In this paper we present a miniature bubble trap for efficient removal of bubbles from microfluidic reactors. The new bubble trap has a 10 mm...

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Application of Silicon Microwire Arrays in Characterization of Skeletal Muscle Tissue

Banan Sadeghian, Ramin ;   Ostrovidov, Serge ;   Oi, Hideo ;   Kawano, Takeshi ;   Khademhosseini, Ali

Tags Tissue engineeringMicrofabricationLab-on-Chip

We report on the establishment of skeletal muscle cell cultures on silicon (Si) microwire arrays grown by a vapor-liquid-solid (VLS) technique....

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Flexible, Printable, and Biocompatible CNT-Based Conductive Ink for Fabrication of Supercapacitors and Biosensors

Shin, Su-Ryon ;   Farzad, Razieh ;   Monaharan, Vijian ;   Tamayol, Ali ;   Zhang, Yu Shrike ;   Duck jin, Kim ;   Annabi, Nasim ;   Comotto, Mattia ;   Akbari, Mohsen ;   Dokmeci, Mehmet R. ;   Khademhosseini, Ali

Tags NanotechnologyBionanotechnologyMicrofabrication

ABSTRACT--Multifunctional carbon nanotubes (CNTs) composite materials are currently of considerable interest in fabrication of flexible...

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Hydrogels Containing Aligned Carbon Nanotubes for Fabrication of Muscle Myofibers and Cardiac Differentiation of Embryoid Bodies

Ahadian, Samad ;   Khademhosseini, Ali

Tags BionanotechnologyTissue engineeringStem cells

Dielectrophoresis (DEP) method was introduced for the fabrication of methacrylated gelatin (GelMA)-aligned carbon nanotube (CNT) gels with...

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Methacrylated Gelatin Hydrogel Fibers with Micro-Grooves for Tissues Engineering

Ostrovidov, Serge ;   Shi, Xuetao ;   Khademhosseini, Ali

Tags Tissue engineeringMicrofluidicsRegenerative medicine

Fiber shape processed biomaterials have attracted interest from the tissue engineering community due to their versatile processability and...

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Optical Ph Monitoring for Microfluidic Tissue Culture Applications

Mousavi Shaegh, Seyed Ali ;   Zhang, Yu Shrike ;   Nadhman, Akhtar ;   Khademhosseini, Ali ;   Dokmeci, Mehmet R.

Tags MicrofluidicsTissue engineeringLab-on-Chip

We have developed an optical sensor for monitoring of pH value for microfluidic tissue culture applications using the color change of phenol...

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