Microsymposium 18

Tissue Architecture and Mechanics

Tuesday, December 11
11:00 am-12:00 pm
Room 28D
Moderator: Amanda Haage, University of British Columbia

11:00 am   E103    Image-based quantitative single-cell analysis of cellular architecture in developing tissues.  J.M. Hartmann1, M. Wong1, D. Gilmour1,2; 1Cell Biology and Biophysics Unit, European Molecular Biology Laboratory EMBL, Heidelberg, Germany, 2Institute of Molecular Life Sciences, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

11:10 am   E104    Cell Migration Coordination by Site-Dependent Cell-Cell Contact.  D. Li1, Y. Wang1; 1Biomedical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

11:20 am   E105    Mechanical coordinates: designing geometrical microenvironments for the control mechanical waves in model tissues.  V. Petrolli1, O. Mandula2, L. Herve2, C. Allier2, P. Moreau1, M. Balland1, G. Cappello; 1Physics, Laboratory of Interdisciplinary Physics (CNRS), Grenoble, France, 2Leti, CEA, Grenoble, France

11:30 am   E106    Smooth muscle differentiation physically sculpts emerging branches during mouse lung development.  K. Goodwin1, A. Kosmrlj2, C.M. Nelson3,4; 1Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, 2Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, 3Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, 4Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

11:40 am   E107    A geometry-based model is sufficient to describe lumen stability in epithelial cells.  C.G. Vasquez1, V. Vachharajani2, A.R. Dunn1,2; 1Chemical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 2Biophysics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA

11:50 am   E108    How do the semicircular canals of the inner ear form?  A. Munjal1, S. Megason1; 1Systems Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

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