Directional cellular movement of cell populations: Its description by chemotactic assays

Chemotaxis (CT) of cells is an important factor in the defense of organisms. For the study of this process several assays are available using the Boyden chamber. Its popularity, however, has led to a use of the system of which the basic qualities are not always known and so may lead to erroneous interpretation of results [1]. Experiments were performed with… CONTINUE READING