Magnetically engineered microcapsules as intracellular anchors for remote control over cellular mobility

Anton M. Pavlov, Bruno G. De Geest, Benoit Louage, Lien Lybaert, Stefaan De Koker, Zdenek Koudelka, Andrei Sapelkin, Gleb B. Sukhorukov

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Living cells are anchored with magnetic microcapsules that allow in vitro manipulation via a magnetic field.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6945-6950
Number of pages6
JournalAdvanced Materials
Issue number48
Publication statusPublished - 23 Dec 2013
Externally publishedYes



  • dendritic cells
  • layer-by-layer
  • magnetized cells
  • microcapsules
  • neuronal cells
  • targeted delivery

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Materials Science(all)
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering

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