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University of North Carolina Health Care

Magnetic Cells

Caption: A magnetized bead attaches to the exterior of a cell nucleus. The beads allow researchers to map out the signalling pathways that activate when physical forces push and pull on a cell.

Credit: UNC/Burridge Lab

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