Gene transfer by the use of laser-induced stress wave: Cell type dependence of transfection efficiency

Mitsuhiro Terakawa, Shunichi Sato, Hiroshi Ashida, Minoru Obara

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    Abstract

    We demonstrated that gene can be transfected to various types of cell lines by the use of laser-induced stress waves. The effect of cellular heating was also investigated, showing the different characteristics between nonmalignant cells and malignant cells.

    Original languageEnglish
    Article number58630E
    Pages (from-to)1-5
    Number of pages5
    JournalProgress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE
    Volume5863
    Publication statusPublished - 2005 Dec 19
    EventTherapeutic Laser Applications and Laser-Tissue Interactions II - Munich, Germany
    Duration: 2005 Jun 122005 Jun 16

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
    • Biomaterials
    • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
    • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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