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Photodegradable Hydrogel Interfaces for Bacteria Screening, Selection, and Isolation

DOI :

10.3791/63048-v

7:28 min

November 4th, 2021

November 4th, 2021

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1Tim Taylor Department of Chemical Engineering, Kansas State University, 2Department of Materials Science and Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University

The use of photodegradable hydrogels to isolate bacterial cells by utilizing a high-resolution light pattering tool is reported. Essential experimental procedures, results, and advantages of the process are reviewed. The method enables rapid and inexpensive isolation of targeted bacteria showing rare or unique functions from heterogeneous communities or populations.

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