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  1. [Illinois] BioE 498/ME 498: Experimental Methods for Biological Machines (Traction Force Microscopy Experiment)

    09 May 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Taher A. Saif, Samantha Knoll, Sandeep Anand

    Traction Force Microscopy (TFM)Using polyacrylamide gels with fluorescent microspheres, students in Professor Saif's laboratory Samantha and Sandeep show how to track cellular motion and calculate traction forces. In this video, the students first walk through the procedure of creating the...