Anal Biochem 2021 Apr 19:114213. Epub 2021 Apr 19.
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, 08854, USA; Department of Medicine, Rutgers Biomedical Health Sciences, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 08852, USA. Electronic address:
Cells exchange substances with their surroundings during metabolism, signaling, and other functions. These fluxes are dynamic, changing in response to external cues and internal programs. Static cultures are inadequate for measuring these dynamics because the environments of the cells change as substances accumulate or deplete from medium, unintentionally affecting cell behavior. Read More