Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering Vol. 110  (2010) Cover

Photomicrograph of CRFK cell-enclosing microcapsules prepared from a photopolymerizable polysaccharide which was chemically-derivatized from a natural polysaccharide via irradiation with a visible light source. Diameters of the cell-enclosing microcapsules can be controlled and a low-cost LED device was used as the visible light source.

Related article: Mu, C.J. et al., “Preparation of cell-enclosing microcapsules through photopolymerization
of methacrylated alginate solution triggered by irradiation with visible light
”, J. Biosci. Bioeng., vol. 110, 618–620 (2010).


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