D W Branch

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term maintenance of patterns of hippocampal pyramidal cells on substrates of polyethylene glycol and microstamped polylysine
    D W Branch
    Biophysics Program, Beckman Institute, Urbana, IL, USA
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 47:290-300. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Long-term stability of grafted polyethylene glycol surfaces for use with microstamped substrates in neuronal cell culture
    D W Branch
    Biophysics Program, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, USA
    Biomaterials 22:1035-47. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Microcontact printing for precise control of nerve cell growth in culture
    B C Wheeler
    Beckman Institute, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign 61801, USA
    J Biomech Eng 121:73-8. 1999

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Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term maintenance of patterns of hippocampal pyramidal cells on substrates of polyethylene glycol and microstamped polylysine
    D W Branch
    Biophysics Program, Beckman Institute, Urbana, IL, USA
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 47:290-300. 2000
    ..We conclude that these materials, especially PEG, are adequate for the maintenance of long-term patterned cultures of neurons. We believe that this is the first report of high-quality long-term patterning of cultured neurons...
  2. ncbi request reprint Long-term stability of grafted polyethylene glycol surfaces for use with microstamped substrates in neuronal cell culture
    D W Branch
    Biophysics Program, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, USA
    Biomaterials 22:1035-47. 2001
    ..We found that all the layers in the cross-linking procedure were stable in cell culture conditions, with the exception of PEG, which degraded after day 25...
  3. ncbi request reprint Microcontact printing for precise control of nerve cell growth in culture
    B C Wheeler
    Beckman Institute, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign 61801, USA
    J Biomech Eng 121:73-8. 1999
    ..When polylysine was stamped adjacent to a laminin/polylysine mixture, neural somata and dendrites preferred the polylysine while axons prefer the mixture or the border between the two...