Pinching the cortex of live cells reveals thickness instabilities caused by myosin II motors

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Science Advances
Valentin Laplaud, Nicolas Levernier, Judith Pineau, Mabel San Roman, Lucie Barbier, Pablo J. Sáez, Ana-Maria Lennon-Duménil, Pablo Vargas, Karsten Kruse, Olivia du Roure, Matthieu Piel, Julien Heuvingh

Magnetic beads are used as a caliper to measure the cortical layer of dendritic cells and its temporal variations.