Strikingly extended morphology of cells grown on carbon nanotubes

Naofumi Aoki, Atsuro Yokoyama, Yoshinobu Nodasaka, Tsukasa Akasaka, Motohiro Uo, Yoshinori Sato, Kazuyuki Tohji, Fumio Watari

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The morphology of cells cultured on carbon nanotube (CNTs) scaffolds was investigated using a confocal laser scanning microscope (CLSM) and a scanning electron microscope (SEM) and it was shown that the cells extended strikingly in all directions and numerous filopodia extended far from the cells.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)508-509
Number of pages2
JournalChemistry Letters
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2006 May 5

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  • Chemistry(all)


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