Intracellular recordings using nanotower electrodes -- MEDICA Trade Fair

Intracellular recordings using nanotower electrodes

Our current understanding of how the brain works is very poor. The electrical signals travel around the brain and throughout the body, and the electrical properties of the biological tissues are studied using electrophysiology.

12/04/2016

Photo: Nanotower

120μm-height "nanotower" electrode is punching a cell membrane. Silicon growth technology and three-dimensional nano/microfabrication techniques realize such high-aspect-ratio intracellular electrodes; © Toyohashi University of Technology