Elasticity measurements on E. coli bacteria. Due to the visco-elastic nature of the cells, the contact portions of the force curves show a smaller slope and large hysteresis compared to control curves taken on the surface. 3 µm scan. Courtesy of M. Ferguson, Occidental College.
Date: 16th November 17
Last Updated: July 12, 2018, 11:13 am
Author: Asylum Research
Category: Asylum Gallery Image