Life in Motion


Platelets generate bio-mechanical forces that bend and twist collagen fibers (Scale bar 10 microns)

Interaction of human platelets loaded with Fluo-4AM ( see fluorescence intensity in LUT) with micropatterns functionalized with IgG  (playback at 5fps, Image aquisition at 1 sec per frame)

Measuring mechanodynamics of human induced pluripotent stem cell cardiomyocytes with AFM probe  (playback 5fps) 

Calcium waves in Fluo-4 AM loaded human induced pluripotent stem cell cardiomyocytes during spontaneous contractions

on micropillars. (playback 30fps, image acquisition at 140ms per frame)

 

 

Spontaneous contractions of human induced pluripotent stem cell cardiomyocytes on micropillars. (playback 5fps)

Some movies from my Youtube Channel