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Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine
Volume 2012, Article ID 192618, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/192618
Research Article

A Finite Element Study of Micropipette Aspiration of Single Cells: Effect of Compressibility

Department of Applied Physics, University of Eastern Finland, P.O. Box 1627, 70211 Kuopio, Finland

Received 27 September 2011; Accepted 31 October 2011

Academic Editor: Vikas Rai

Copyright © 2012 Amirhossein Jafari Bidhendi and Rami K. Korhonen. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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