Molecular controllers of stem cell mechanics
How actin regulators interact closely to determine cortex architecture
A recent study from the Kanchanawong Lab uses super resolution imaging techniques to study the nanoscale organization of the cortical actin cytoskeleton.
MECHANOBIOLOGY INSTITUTE, NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE
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MBI's upcoming conference will bring together leading international experts, early-career scientists and students at the intersection of genome biology and machine learning to spur new collaborations across disciplinary boundaries.
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MBI Director Prof. Li Rong has been awarded the 2019 Sandra K. Masur Senior Leadership Award from the American Society of Cell Biology (ASCB). This award recognizes cell biology researchers whose “outstanding scientific achievements are coupled with a record of active leadership in mentoring both men and women in scientific careers.”
MBI Deputy Director Professor GV Shivashankar has been elected as an Associate Member of EMBO (the European Molecular Biology Organization) making him the first scientist from NUS, and only the third Singapore-based Scientist, to be elected to the prestigious EMBO membership.