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Research Staff Member
IBM Research Laboratory - Zurich, Rueschlikon, Switzerland


Representative videos from recent published work

I. Pereiro, A. Fomitcheva Khartchenko, P. Petrini, G.V. Kaigala
“Nip the bubble in the bud: a guide to avoid gas nucleation in microfluidics”
Lab on a Chip, 2019.
DOI: 10.1039/C9LC00211A

F. Paratore, E. Boyko, G. V. Kaigala, M. Bercovici
“Electroosmotic Flow Dipole: Experimental Observation and Flow Field Patterning”
Physical Review Letters, 2019.
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.122.224502

A. Kashyap, A. Fomitcheva Khartchenko, P. Pati, M. Gabrani, P. Schraml, G.V. Kaigala
“Quantitative microimmunohistochmiestry for the grading of immunostains on tumor tissues”
Nature Biomedical Engineering, 2019.
DOI: 10.1038/s41551-019-0386-3

F. Paratore, V. Bacheva, G.V. Kaigala, M. Bercovic
“Dynamic microscale flow patterning using electrical modulation of zeta potential”
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2019.
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1821269116

N.M. Arar, P. Pati, P. Kashyap, A. Fomitcheva Khartchenko, O. Goksel, G.V. Kaigala, M. Gabrani,
“High-Quality Immunohistochemical Stains through Computational Assay Parameter Optimization”
IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 2019.
DOI: 10.1109/TBME.2019.2899156

D. Taylor, G.V. Kaigala
“Fluidic bypass structures for improving the robustness of liquid scanning probes”
IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 2019.
DOI: 10.1109/TBME.2018.2890602

I. Pereiro, J.F. Cors, S. Pané, B.J. Nelson, G.V. Kaigala
“Underpinning transport phenomena for the patterning of biomolecules”
Chem. Soc. Rev. 5, 2019.
DOI: 10.1039/C8CS00852C

N. Ostromohov, D. Huber, M. Bercovici, G.V. Kaigala
“Real-time monitoring of fluorescence in situ hybridization kinetics”
Analytical Chemistry 90, 11169-11734, 2018.

DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.8b02630

A. Kashyap, J. Autebert, E. Delamarche, G.V. Kaigala
“Selective local lysis and sampling of live cells for nucleic acid analysis using a microfluidic probe” 
Scientific Reports 6, 29579, 2016.

DOI: 10.1038/srep29579

N. Ostromohov, M. Bercovici and G.V. Kaigala
“Delivery of minimally dispersed liquid interfaces for sequential surface chemistry”
Lab on a Chip 16, 3015–3023, 2016.
DOI: 10.1039/C6LC00473C

J.F. Cors, A. Kashyap, A. Fomitcheva Khartchenko, P. Schraml, G.V. Kaigala
“Tissue Lithography: Microscale Dewaxing to Enable Retrospective Studies on Formalin-Fixed Paraffin Embedded (FFPE) Tissue Sections”
PLoS One, 2017.
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0176691


F. Paratore, T. Zeidman Kalman, T. Rosenfeld, G.V. Kaigala, M. Bercovici
“Isotachophoresis-Based Surface Immunoassay”
Analytical Chemisty 89(14), 7373–7381, 2017.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.7b00725

X.F. van Kooten, M. Truman-Rosentsvit, G.V. Kaigala, M. Bercovici
“Focusing analytes from 50 ìL into 500 pL. On-chip focusing from large sample volumes using isotachophotoresist”
Scientific Reports 7, 2017.
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-10579-5