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Honey, I shrunk the cell culture

10/24/2018

Image: groovy surface of a hydrogel pad; Copyright: Jason Shear/University of Texas at Austin.

UT Austin scientists can alter the surface of a hydrogel pad in real time, creating grooves (blue) and other patterns without disturbing living cells, such as this fibroblast cell (red) that models the behavior of human skin cells.