A Titanium-sapphire laser emitting 100fs short laser pulses at 800nm wavelength is employed to inject an impermeable dye (Lucifer Yellow) into single Bovine Aortic Endothelial cells. The cell morphology remains intact after this process. A new method to analyze dye uptake and evaluate membrane integrity is suggested.

© 2004 Optical Society of America

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