Nanosecond, high‐intensity pulsed electric fields induce apoptosis in human cells

@article{Beebe2003NanosecondHP,
  title={Nanosecond, high‐intensity pulsed electric fields induce apoptosis in human cells},
  author={Stephen J. Beebe and P. Fox and Laura J. Rec and Lauren K. Willis and Karl H. Schoenbach},
  journal={The FASEB Journal},
  year={2003},
  volume={17}
}
Electroporation by using pulsed electric fields with long durations compared with the charging time of the plasma membrane can induce cell fusion or introduce xenomolecules into cells. Nanosecond pulse power technology generates pulses with high‐intensity electric fields, but with such short durations that the charging time of the plasma membrane is not reached, but intracellular membranes are affected. To determine more specifically their effects on cell structure and function, human cells… Expand
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