Microfluidic Single Sperm Entrapment and Analysis

de Wagenaar, Bjorn ;   Berendsen, Jorien ;   Huisintveld, Nik ;   Olthuis, Wouter ;   van den Berg, Albert ;   Segerink, Loes Irene

This abstract describes the hydrodynamic trapping of single spermatozoa in a microfluidic platform, allowing the investigation of sperm characteristics such as the cell viability, chromosomal content and the acrosome state.