Dear authors and readers!
We are pleased to inform that the journal Liquid Crystals and their Application is included in Web of Science (Emerging Sources Citation Index) and Scopus databases.
Zhidk. krist. ikh prakt. ispol'z. = Liq. Cryst. and their Appl., 2017, 17 (1), 74—82. DOI: 10.18083/LCAppl.2017.1.74
Erythrocytes and Relative Bioobjects Aligning in Modified Liquid Crystal Cells
N. V. Kamanina1,2, S. V. Likhomanova1, А. А. Kamanin3, Yu. А. Zubtsova1, A. Pawlicka4, G. Praveen5, Sabu Thomas5
Author affiliations 1Joint-Stock Company «Vavilov State Optical Institute»,
5 Cadet line V.O., corpus 2, Saint Petersburg, 199053, Russia
2St. Petersburg State Electrotechnical University «LETI», 5 Prof. Popov St., Saint Petersburg, 197022, Russia
E-mail: email@example.com 3Pavlov First Saint Petersburg State Medical University, 6–8 L'va Tolstogo St., Saint Petersburg, 197022, Russia 4Instituto de Química de Sao Carlos, av. Trab. Sao-Carlense, 400, Parque Arnold Schmidt,
13566-590, Sao Carlos, Brazil 5International and Inter University Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (IIUCNN). Mahatma Gandhi University, Priyadarshini Hills P. O., Kottayam, 686 560 India
Abstract The aligning, fixing and visualization investigation results of bioobjects such as blood cells erythrocytes are presented in the current paper. Both the improved relief on the modified liquid crystal cells interfaces and the intermolecular charge transfer complex influence have been considered. The photomicrography that shows the erythrocytes aligning area has been presented. The possible quantitative bio-objects aligning mechanisms in the liquid crystals have been discussed. It has been established that the obtained data have coincided with the one shown in the previous publications when the polymer orienting layers were used.