Fabrication and Functionalization of 3D Printed Polydimethylsiloxane‐Based Microfluidic Devices Obtained through Digital Light Processing

@article{Gonzlez2020FabricationAF,
  title={Fabrication and Functionalization of 3D Printed Polydimethylsiloxane‐Based Microfluidic Devices Obtained through Digital Light Processing},
  author={Gustavo Gonz{\'a}lez and Annalisa Chiappone and Kurt Dietliker and Candido Fabrizio Pirri and Ignazio Roppolo},
  journal={Advanced Materials Technologies},
  year={2020},
  volume={5}
}
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