Amir Sanati Nezhad et al.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110(20), 8093-8098 (2013-05-01)
Tip-growing cells have the unique property of invading living tissues and abiotic growth matrices. To do so, they exert significant penetrative forces. In plant and fungal cells, these forces are generated by the hydrostatic turgor pressure. Using the TipChip, a