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Tissue Regeneration
Microscopic images of new tissue forming inside a polymeric scaffold.
Therapies for Heart Attacks
Anatomical contours of left and right ventricles of a heart for computational mechanics of biomaterial injections in the treatment of myocardial infarction
Finite element model of deformed vascular prosthesis
Finite Element Analysis
Partial finite element model of a vascular prosthesis illustrating deformation caused by blood pressure
Scaffolds for Soft Tissue Regeneration
Scanning electron micrograph of electro-spun polymeric scaffold for soft tissue regeneration
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Postdoctoral fellowship in cancer mechanobiology available

Apply by 30 Nov 2020 and join us in January 2021 as postdoctoral fellow for research on physical cellular biomarkers to advance diagnosis of and therapy for cancers prevalent in Africa. | Download advert

Publication Date:
Wed, 11 Nov 2020 - 18:00
Call for Abstracts: Cellular Mechanics & Mechanobiology - AfriComp2020

Abstracts are invited on computational and advanced experimental studies in cellular mechanics and mechanobiology in non-communicable and communicable diseases by 15 March for mini symposium “Cellular Mechanics and Mechanobiology” at AfriComp2020, Cape Town, 30/11-2/12 2020 | Submit

Publication Date:
Sat, 29 Feb 2020 - 17:45
Lee Kruse on Research Visit at University of Groningen

PhD student Lee Kruse currently spends three months with Prof Wouter Roos at the University of Groningen to mechanically charaterise HIV virus-like particles with AFM.

Publication Date:
Sun, 09 Jun 2019 - 11:00
Welcome to new PhD student Majahonkhe Shabangu

Welcome to Majahonkhe Shabangu who recently joint the Mechanobiology Lab as PhD student with focus on the mechanobiology in diagnosis and treatment of cancers in South African patients

Publication Date:
Sun, 12 May 2019 - 11:00