Research in Guy Genin’s lab serves as model for merging materials
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Improving dialysis through design (Links to an external site)
Guy Genin, interdisciplinary team find a better way to design clot-prone grafts currently used for dialysis
An ion channel senses cell swelling and helps cells to choose a response (Links to an external site)
Mechanosensitive channel transporting ions induces program of cell suicide
International collaboration leads to cellular mechanobiology discovery (Links to an external site)
While engineers have gathered a lot of information about cells, they have not been able to tell the difference between how structural and material stiffnesses affect the behavior of a cell — until now.
A partnership for well-being (Links to an external site)
Washington University and the National University of Singapore (NUS) partnered to present the multi-day symposia, “University Partnerships for Innovation: Advancing Human Well-Being.” The event included a symposium on mechanobiology, one on inclusion in asset building, and a special joint session on innovation partnerships. The aim was to illuminate applied research and innovations at the intersection of social policy, engineering and medicine.
Genin named inaugural Faught Professor of Mechanical Engineering (Links to an external site)
Guy Genin, an internationally renowned expert in mechanobiology, was installed as the Harold and Kathleen Faught Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis Feb. 12.
Advancing well-being with global partnerships (Links to an external site)
Washington University in St. Louis strives to help solve some of the world’s biggest problems, but the effort doesn’t occur in a vacuum. The university is fully engaged with a global network of partners, via education programs and research initiatives, to develop tangible and lasting solutions.