Flexible Fabrication of Microarrays of Microwells


  • F.K. and R.Z. contributed equally to this work. This research was supported by BBSRC (F.K.), EPSRC (R.Z. and J.J.D.-M.), and MRC (A.U.-B.). We thank Azfar A. Syed (Cranfield University, UK) for the surface profiler analysis. Supporting Information is available online from Wiley InterScience or from the authors.


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Arrays of microwells are generated by contact printing on polymer substrate and used successfully to capture suspension cells, K562. This fabrication technique proves useful in a controllable cellular platform for high-throughput screening.