Microfluidic devices, systems, and methods for imaging tissue samples

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Description

One aspect of the present disclosure can include a microfluidic device for imaging a tissue sample. The device can include a tissue chamber, a liquid inlet channel, and a liquid outlet channel. The tissue chamber can be defined by a plurality of walls, at least one of which is transparent. The liquid inlet channel can be fluid communication with the tissue chamber. The liquid outlet channel can be in fluid communication with the tissue chamber. The tissue chamber can be sized and dimensioned to completely immobilize the tissue sample during imaging.

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Attribute NameValues
Title
  • Microfluidic devices, systems, and methods for imaging tissue samples

Patent Number
  • US 10168259 B2

USPTO Link
Inventor
  • Siyuan Zhang

  • Jeremiah Zartman

  • David Hoelzle

  • Wendy Alvarez Barrios

  • Victoria Zellmer

  • Cody Narciso

Inventor From Local Institution
  • Siyuan Zhang

  • Jeremiah Zartman

  • David Hoelzle

  • Wendy Alvarez Barrios

  • Victoria Zellmer

  • Cody Narciso

Other Application
  • 14/737,986

Prior Publication Date
  • 2015-12-17

Prior Publication Number
  • US 20150362411 A1

Claims
  • 19

Cooperative Patent Classification codes
  • B01L 3/5027 (20130101); G02B 21/34 (20130101); G01N 1/312 (20130101); B01L 2300/0645 (20130101); B01L 2400/0439 (20130101); B01L 3/54 (20130101); B01L 2300/0654 (20130101); B01L 2400/0421 (20130101); B01L 2400/0487 (20130101)

International Patent Classification codes
  • G01N 1/31 (20060101); B01L 3/00 (20060101); G02B 21/34 (20060101); G01N 1/28 (20060101)

Language
  • English

Date Issued
  • 2019-01-01

Publisher
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Assignee
  • University of Notre Dame Du Lac

Record Visibility and Access Public
Content License
  • All rights reserved

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