Constructing new tissue shapes with light -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

Constructing new tissue shapes with light

06/28/2018

Image: Two examples of tissue shapes; Copyright: Stefano De Renzis, EMBL

Two examples of the tissue shapes the team created. The black and white square and circle on the left correspond to the cells that were illuminated. On the right, two fruit fly embryos are shown in cyan and magenta, demonstrating how the illuminated cells folded inwards after the light-activation.