How fish get their shape
Sculpting of fish muscle requires genetic and mechanical information
By investigating how chevron patterns form in embryonic fish muscle, a team of researchers from the Mechanobiology Institute, National University of Singapore, have revealed how physical forces are essential for correct formation of complex organ shapes.
MECHANOBIOLOGY INSTITUTE, NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE
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Asst. Prof. Timothy Saunders, MBI Principal Investigator and Department of Biological Sciences, NUS has been selected to join the European Molecular Biology Organisation (EMBO) Global Investigator Network.
The ‘International Conference on Genomes and AI: From Packing to Regulation’, co-organized by Professor G.V. Shivashankar of the Mechanobiology Institute and Professor Caroline Uhler of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, was held on 2-4 October, 2019 at the Shaw Foundation Alumni House, National University of Singapore.