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Hidden in plain sight : the history, science, and engineering of microfluidic technology

Hidden in plain sight : the history, science, and engineering of microfluidic technology

Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Folch i Folch, Albert, 1966- author.
Title Statement
Hidden in plain sight : the history, science, and engineering of microfluidic technology / Albert Folch.
Publication, Distribution, etc
Cambridge, Massachusetts :   The MIT Press,   2022.  
Physical Medium
xiv, 337 p. : chiefly ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
ISBN
9780262046893
요약
"This book presents a history of microfluidic devices, primarily through interviews with some of their progenitors. It also discusses the science, engineering, and myriad applications, including the rapid pregnancy test, inkjet printing, glucose sensors, and genome sequencing"--
Content Notes
Tiny channels everywhere -- The power of droplets -- Decoding the human genome with microfluidics -- Miniaturized testing with the glucometer and other point-of-care devices -- The blossoming democracy after the tyranny -- Organs-on-chips -- The pregnancy test and the rise of paper microfluidics -- In search of extremely rare cells -- Microfluidics and 3D printing.
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-316) and index.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Microfluidics. Microfluidic devices. Biomedical devices.
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Holdings Information

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Contents information

Table of Contents

Prologue ix
Introduction: The Image that Changed My Life 1
1 Tiny Channels Everywhere 5
2 The Power of Droplets 37
3 Decoding the Human Genome with Microfluidics 69
4 Miniaturized Testing with the Glucometer and Other Point-of-Care Devices 95
5 The Democratization of Microfluidics 145
6 Organs-on-Chips 193
7 The Pregnancy Test and the Rise of Paper Microfluidics 217
8 In Search of Exteremly Rare Cells  239
9 Microfluidics and 3D Printing 257
Notes 275
Index 317

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