Intracellular transport is a fast mechanism required in different processes within cells. We show that dynamic holographic optical tweezers are desirable to block these driven cargos to mechanically interact with the associated motor proteins.
© 2009 The Optical Society
(090.0090) Holography : Holography
(350.0350) Other areas of optics : Other areas of optics
(350.4855) Other areas of optics : Optical tweezers or optical manipulation
(090.5694) Holography : Real-time holography
A. Farré, C. López-Quesada, J. Andilla, E. Martín-Badosa, and M. Montes-Usategui, "Holographic Optical Manipulation of Motor-Driven Subcellular Structures," in Advances in Imaging, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2009), paper JTuB33.
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