microforge


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microforge

[′mī·krə‚fȯrj]
(engineering)
In micromanipulation techniques, an optical-mechanical device for controlling the position of needles or pipets in the field of a low-power microscope by a simple micromanipulator.
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10 mm, Sutter Instrument, Novato, CA) were pulled with a micropipette puller (P-87, Sutter Instrument), and then heat polished by a microforge (Narishige Instruments, Inc.