Jeff Bouffard, 3rd year Bioengineering PhD student, was awarded an NSF EAPSI Fellowship. This fellowship will support his summer research in the lab of Ronen Zaidel-Bar at the Mechanobiology Institute in Singapore.
“Quantitative Analysis of Contact Inhibition of Locomotion During Fibrillar-like Migration”
Congrats to Dan on successfully defending his candidacy proposal.
Congratulations to Emily on passing her candidacy defense.
Congratulations to Melissa for publishing her latest results on cell aggregation dynamics in PLoS ONE.
Pope, M. D., & Asthagiri, A. R. (2012). Short-Lived, Transitory Cell-Cell Interactions Foster Migration-Dependent Aggregation. PLoS ONE, 7(8), e43237. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0043237.g005
Asthagiri, A. R., & Arkin, A. P. (Eds.). (2012). Computational Methods in Cell Biology. Methods In Cell Biology (Vol. 110). Elsevier Inc. doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-388403-9.00015-1
Notbohm, J., Kim, J. H., Asthagiri, A. R., & Ravichandran, G. (2012). Three-dimensional analysis of the effect of epidermal growth factor on cell-cell adhesion in epithelial cell clusters. Biophysical Journal, 102(6), 1323–1330. doi:10.1016/j.bpj.2012.02.016
Kushiro, K., & Asthagiri, A. R. (2012). Modular Design of Micropattern Geometry Achieves Combinatorial Enhancements in Cell Motility. Langmuir. doi:10.1021/la204872c.
Congrats to lab alum, Kei Kushiro, who will join the faculty in the bioengineering department at Univ. of Tokyo in Spring 2012. Good luck, Kei!