Forcible Detachment via Optical Tweezers (video) Cell Press Loading video... Caption This video shows the forcible detachment of an adherent merozoite from the erythrocyte surface via optical tweezers. Credit Biophysical Journal, Crick et al. Usage Restrictions Credit Required Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.