Mechanobiology of the Endothelium by Helim Aranda-Espinoza

By Helim Aranda-Espinoza

The endothelium is a superb instance of the place biology meets physics and engineering. It needs to convert mechanical forces into chemical indications to keep up homeostasis. It additionally controls the immune reaction, drug supply during the vasculature, and melanoma metastasis. uncomplicated realizing of those techniques is beginning to emerge and the data won from examine is now getting used in functions from drug supply to imaging modalities. This booklet reports present wisdom in mechanobiology of the endothelium and its implications for the advance of theranostic units.

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