Figure 1.

Micropatterned structures serving for primary microglia culturing. Microtopographic silicon masters are realized to replica-mold substrates on PDMS with pillar-shaped and line-grating geometries (width: 1500 nm, pitch: 3 μm, height: 550 nm). A. Scanning electron microscope (Zeiss EVO) images of PDMS pillar- shaped substrates. B. Scanning electron microscope images of Si master with line-grating structures. C. PDMS line-gratings at high magnification.

Amadio et al. BMC Neuroscience 2013 14:121   doi:10.1186/1471-2202-14-121
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