On-chip Injection System for C. elegans


Caenorhabditis elegans (C. elegans) is widely used as model organism. Micro-chip device is used for individual analysis of C. elegans with precise manipulation. In our research, we are mainly studying on an on-chip injection into C. elegans.


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