Nature Communications paper

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Delphine, Michael Smith (BU), and Viola Vogel (ETH Zurich) got their paper titled “Mechanical Forces Regulate the Interactions of Fibronectin and Collagen I in Extracellular Matrix” published in Nature Communications.  …

Karin got her PhD!

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Karin Wang is the second student in the Gourdon group to receive a PhD. Congratulations Karin! She was already hired as a postdoctoral fellow in the Cell Dynamics group of Prof. …

Crystal Growth and Design paper

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Fei and Jin Ho (Eric) Chang got their paper titled “Effect of the materials properties of hydroxyapatite nanoparticles on fibronectin deposition and conformation” published online in Crystal Growth & Design. …

J Mater Chem B paper in Bioelectronics issue

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Alwin and Karin got their paper titled “3D Conducting Polymer Platforms for Electrical Control of Protein Conformation and Cellular Functions” published online in J. Mater. Chem. B. Congrats Alwin and …

Biomaterials paper

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Karin and Roberto got their paper titled “Stiffening and unfolding of early deposited-fibronectin increase proangiogenic factor secretion by breast cancer-associated stromal cells” published in Biomaterials.  Congrats Karin and Roberto! Biomaterials …

Roberto got his PhD!

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Roberto is the first student in the Gourdon group to get his PhD. Congrats Roberto!

NCI (NIH) Mechanics in Oncology workshop

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Delphine invited to the National Cancer Institute (NCI) strategic workshop “Prospective Outlook of Mechanics in Oncology” held September 11 – 12, 2014 at the NCI Shady Grove Campus in Rockville …

BMES retreat

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Fei got an invited talk at the BMES retreat, organized at Cornell on August 22, 2014. Congrats Fei!

Meeting SFA 2014 in Cancún

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Delphine was invited to the SFA 2014 meeting on interfacial and surface forces in Cancún (August 24-29, 2014) organized in honor of Prof. Jacob Israelachvili.

7th World Congress on Biomechanics

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Delphine was invited at 7th WBC in the “Molecular Mechanics of Tissues and Scaffolds” Session, Boston July 6-11, 2014.