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Session Overview
Session
TR21.2: Mechanobiology
Time:
Tuesday, 09/Jul/2019:
4:30pm - 6:00pm

Session Chair: Emad Moeendarbary
Session Chair: Marco Fritzsche
Location: HS 07

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Presentations
4:30pm - 5:00pm

YAP MECHANOSENSITIVE PROTEIN IN CELL FUNCTION AND DISEASE

G. Forte1,2,3

1International Clinical Research Center, St. Anne's University Hospital (FNUSA-ICRC), Brno, Czechia, Czech Republic; 2Competence Center for Mechanobiology in Regenerative Medicine, INTERREG ATCZ133, CZ-62500 Brno, Czech Republic; 3Department of Biomaterials Science, Institute of Dentistry, University of Turku, Finland



5:00pm - 5:15pm

MODELLING MULTI-SCALE CELL-TISSUE INTERACTION OF TISSUE-ENGINEERED MUSCLE CONSTRUCTS

R.-I. Velliou1, J. Jones2, V. Mudera2, R. Torii1

1Department of Mechanical Engineering, University College London, London, UK; 2Division of Surgery and Interventional Science, University College London, London, United Kingdom



5:15pm - 5:30pm

AMYLOID PLAQUE PATHOLOGY TRIGGERS EXPRESSION OF MECHANOSENSING PIEZO1 CHANNELS IN ASTROCYTES

G. K Sheridan1, M. Velasco1, H. Boutin2, E. Moeendarbary3, K. Dev4

1University of Brighton, United Kingdom; 2University of Manchester, United Kingdom; 3University College London, United Kingdom; 4Trinity College Dublin, Ireland



5:30pm - 5:45pm

AXONAL UNDULATION ROLE FOR TORTUOSITY IN WHITE MATTER

M. Vidotto1, A. Nascimento2, E. De Momi1, D. Dini3

1Politecnico di Milano, Italy; 2University of Lisbon, Portugal; 3Imperial College London, United Kingdom



5:45pm - 6:00pm

SHEAR STRESS INDUCES TRANSIENT CALCIUM SIGNALING IN HUMAN TENDON CELLS

P. Jaeger1,2, A. N. Horvath1,2, F. Passini1,2, U. Silvan1,2, S. F. Fucentese2, J. G. Snedeker1,2

1ETH Zurich, Switzerland; 2University of Zurich, Switzerland