Cardiac myocyt holder

心筋細胞1個の張力を計測するための支持棒のセットです。計測対象の心筋細胞1個を保持するための吸着力の強いマイクロカーボンロッド(GRC fiber)を開発しました。


Price List

catalog number specification (unit:mm if not stated otherwise, u:micrometer)
φ:diameter, L:length
the number of items price/yen
i-1 b-1-1 (GRC fiber)*
carbon fiber (10μmφ, 25L)
2
30
10,000

We are now selling catalog number i only as a set of b-1-1 of 2 GRC fibers plus carbon fibers of 30 pieces up.

*produced by Mitsubishi Pencil Co.Ltd.


References (2007-3-1 updated)

1, S.Yasuda, S.Sugiura, N.Kobaayashi, H.Fujita, H.Yamashita, K.Katoh, Y.Saeki, H.Kaneko, Y.Suda, R.Nagai, and H.Sugi, “ A novel method to study contraction characteristics of a single cardiac myocyte using carbon fibers” Am.J.Physiol.Heart Cire.Physiol, 281:H1442-H1446, 2001

2, Soichiro.Yasuda, DeWayne Townsend, Daniel E.Michele, Elizabeth G.Favre, Shariene M. Day, and Joseph M. Metzger, “ Dystrophic heart failure blocked by membrane sealant poloxamer” Nature doi:10.1038/Nature03844, 2005

3, K.Katoh, M.Yamada, H.Kaneko, S.Sugiura, S.Yasuda, Y.Saeki, H.Sugi, JAPAN PATENT [単一細胞の張力計測システム] 特願 2001-22583

4, Seiyo Sugiura, Satoshi Nishimura, Soichiro Yasuda, Yumiko Hosoya, and Kaoru Katoh,“ Carbon fiber technique for the investigation of single-cell mechanics in intact cardiac myocytes”, Nature Protocol 1,(3) 1453-1457, 2006

5, H.Kaneko, M.Yamada, K.Katho, Y.Suda, “ Carbon Micro-rod and Method of Producing the same” , US PATENT 6838175, 2005

6, Hiroko Kaneko, Yoshihisa Suda and Kaoru Katoh, "Carbon materials for biomedical purpose "poster presentation * at 2nd fall meeting
of Japan chem. society in Kiriu, Sept. 2008, poster presentation in Japanese ** was prized as a poster prize in carbon session.