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Issue 6, 2012
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Sorting cells by size, shape and deformability

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While size has been widely used as a parameter in cellular separations, in this communication we show how shape and deformability, a mainly untapped source of specificity in preparative and analytical microfluidic devices can be measured and used to separate cells.

Graphical abstract: Sorting cells by size, shape and deformability

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The article was received on 08 Nov 2011, accepted on 23 Jan 2012 and first published on 27 Jan 2012

Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C2LC21083E
Lab Chip, 2012,12, 1048-1051

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    Sorting cells by size, shape and deformability

    J. P. Beech, S. H. Holm, K. Adolfsson and J. O. Tegenfeldt, Lab Chip, 2012, 12, 1048
    DOI: 10.1039/C2LC21083E

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