When spacing matters
How ligand geometry affects matrix connections and cell spreading
A recent study led by Senior Research Fellow Rishita Changede uses custom 1D or 2D nanopatterns to demonstrate how the spacing between extracellular matrix fibers affect integrin clustering.
MECHANOBIOLOGY INSTITUTE, NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE
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