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Continuous particle separation in a microfluidic channel via standing surface acoustic waves (SSAW).
This work introduces a method of continuous particle separation through standing surface acoustic wave (SSAW)-induced acoustophoresis in a microfluidic channel. Using this SSAW-based method,Expand
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Acoustic tweezers: patterning cells and microparticles using standing surface acoustic waves (SSAW).
Here we present an active patterning technique named "acoustic tweezers" that utilizes standing surface acoustic wave (SSAW) to manipulate and pattern cells and microparticles. This technique isExpand
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Acoustic separation of circulating tumor cells
Significance The separation and analysis of circulating tumor cells (CTCs) provides physicians a minimally invasive way to monitor the response of cancer patients to various treatments. Among theExpand
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Focusing microparticles in a microfluidic channel with standing surface acoustic waves (SSAW).
We introduce a novel on-chip microparticle focusing technique using standing surface acoustic waves (SSAW). Our method is simple, fast, dilution-free, and applicable to virtually any type ofExpand
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Spatial colocalization and functional link of purinosomes with mitochondria
Spatial control of cellular enzymes Purine is a building block of DNA and also a component of ATP that is used as an energy source in the cell. Enzymes involved in purine biosynthesis organize intoExpand
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Isolation of exosomes from whole blood by integrating acoustics and microfluidics
  • M. Wu, Y. Ouyang, +10 authors T. Huang
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
  • 18 September 2017
Significance We have developed a unique, integrated, on-chip technology that is capable of isolating exosomes or other types of extracellular vesicles, directly from undiluted whole-blood samples inExpand
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A millisecond micromixer via single-bubble-based acoustic streaming.
We present ultra-fast homogeneous mixing inside a microfluidic channel via single-bubble-based acoustic streaming. The device operates by trapping an air bubble within a "horse-shoe" structureExpand
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Surface acoustic wave microfluidics.
The recent introduction of surface acoustic wave (SAW) technology onto lab-on-a-chip platforms has opened a new frontier in microfluidics. Expand
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Cell separation using tilted-angle standing surface acoustic waves
  • X. Ding, Z. Peng, +7 authors T. Huang
  • Materials Science, Medicine
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
  • 25 August 2014
Significance We have developed a unique approach for the separation of particles and biological cells through standing surface acoustic waves oriented at an optimum angle to the fluid flow directionExpand
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Acoustic tweezers for the life sciences
Acoustic tweezers are a versatile set of tools that use sound waves to manipulate bioparticles ranging from nanometer-sized extracellular vesicles to millimeter-sized multicellular organisms. OverExpand
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