Materials science: Cell environments programmed with light

A combination of two light-induced reactions has been used to attach peptides to a polymeric gel, and then to detach them from it. This feat opens up opportunities for studying the effects of signalling molecules on cell behaviour in vitro.


Published in:
Nature, 482, 7386, 477-478
Year:
2012
ISSN:
1476-4687
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