Microfluidic Synthesis of Cell-Type-Specific Artificial Extracellular Matrix Hydrogels

Droplet microfluidic technology is applied for the high-throughput synthesis via Michael-type addition of reactive, micrometer-sized poly(ethylene glycol) (PEG) hydrogels (“microgels”) with precisely controlled dimension and physicochemical properties. A versatile chemical scheme is used to modify the reactive PEG microgels with tethered biomolecules to tune their bioactive properties for the bioreactor culture and manipulation of various (stem) cell types.


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Biomacromolecules -Washington-
Year:
2013
Publisher:
Washington, American Chemical Society
ISSN:
1525-7797
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