Accession Number : ADD016321

Title :   Surface Modification of Polymers with Self-Assembled Monolayers that Promote Adhesion, Outgrowth and Differentiation of Biological Cells.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application, Filed 28 Apr 94

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Rudolph, Alan ; Stenger, David A ; Spargo, Barry J ; Chu, Chin-Chang

Report Date : 28 Apr 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 56

Abstract : The present invention relates to a method of patterned adhesion, outgrowth and differentiation of biological cells. More particularly, the present invention relates to a method of patterned adhesion, outgrowth and differentiation of endothelial cell to form longitudinally-oriented neo-vascular capillaries.

Descriptors :   *PATENT APPLICATIONS, *CELLS(BIOLOGY), *GROWTH(PHYSIOLOGY), ULTRAVIOLET PHOTOGRAPHY, THIN FILMS, ADHESION, MANUFACTURING, POLYMERIC FILMS, ENDOTHELIUM

Subject Categories : Biology
      Adhesives, Seals and Binders

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE