Ultrasound Pressure Wave Assay


1) Yu, L.; Li, J.; Hong, J.; Takashima, Y.; Fujimoto, N.; Nakajima, M.; Yamamoto, A.; Dong, X.; Dang, Y.; Hou, Y.; Yang, W.; Minami, I.; Okita, K.; Tanaka, M.; Luo, C.; Tang, F.; Chen, Y.; Tang, C.; Kotera, H. & Liu, L.
Low Cell-Matrix Adhesion Reveals Two Subtypes of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells.
Stem Cell Rep. 11, 142 (2018). [website]

2) Tanaka, H.; Yamamoto, A.; Toda, M.; Hamuro, J.; Sotozono, C.; Kinoshita, S.; Ueno, M. & Tanaka, M.
Quantifying the adhesion strength of human corneal endothelial cells in an in vitro model.
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 57, 5305 (2016). [website]

3) Rieger, H.; Yoshikawa, H. Y.; Quadt, K.; Nielsen, M. A.; Sanchez, C. P.; Salanti, A.; Tanaka, M.* & Lanzer, M.*
Cytoadhesion of Plasmodium falciparum–infected erythrocytes to chondroitin-4-sulfate is cooperative and shear enhanced.
Blood 125, 383 – 391 (2015). [website]

4) Burk, A. S.; Monzel, C.; Yoshikawa, H. Y.; Wuchter, P.; Saffrich, R.; Eckstein, V.; Tanaka, M.* & Ho, A. D.*
Quantifying Adhesion Mechanisms and Dynamics of Human Hematopoietic Stem and Progenitor Cells.
Sci. Rep. 5, 9370 (2015). [website]

5) Yoshikawa, H. Y.; Kawano, T.; Matsuda, T.; Kidoaki, S.* & Tanaka, M.*
Morphology and Adhesion Strength of Myoblast Cells on Photocurable Gelatin under Native and Non-native Micromechanical Environments.
J. Phys. Chem. B 117, 4081 – 4088 (2013). [website]

6) Yoshikawa, H. Y.; Cui, J.; Kratz, K.; Matsuzaki, T.; Nakabayashi, S.; Marx, A.; Engel, U.; Lendlein, A.* & Tanaka, M.*
Quantitative Evaluation of Adhesion of Osteosarcoma Cells to Hydrophobic Polymer Substrate with Tunable Elasticity.
J. Phys. Chem. B 116, 8024 – 8030 (2012). [website]

7) Yoshikawa, H. Y.; Rossetti, F. F.; Kaufmann, S.; Kaindl, T.; Madsen, J.; Engel, U.; Lewis, A. L.; Armes, S. P. & Tanaka, M.*
Quantitative Evaluation of Mechanosensing of Cells on Dynamically Tunable Hydrogels.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 133, 1367 – 1374 (2011). [website]

8) Tanaka, M.* & Sackmann, E.
Polymer-Supported Membranes as Models of the Cell Surface.
Nature 437, 656 – 663 (2005). [website]