A multiple-channel, multiple-assay platform for characterization of full-range shear stress effects on vascular endothelial cells

R. Booth, S. Noh, H. Kim
2014 Lab on a Chip  
Vascular endothelial cells (VECs), which line blood vessels and are key to understanding pathologies and treatments of various diseases, experience highly variable wall shear stress (WSS) in vivo (1–60 dyn cm−2), imposing numerous effects on physiological and morphological functions.
doi:10.1039/c3lc51304a pmid:24718713 fatcat:62dum4ilxrd5pliktl7zjhm3mm