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Microsymposium 16

Microsymposium 16: Novel Approaches in Studying the Cytoskeleton

12:25 pm-1:35 pm
Microsymposia Room 2, Learning Center, Hall C
Moderators: Matthew Akamatsu, University of California, Berkeley; and Courtney Schroeder, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

12:25 pm   E106    Developing tunable bioink for versatile 3D bioprinting. K. Elawad1, W. Jung2, S.H. Kang2, Y. Chen2; 1Materials Science and Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, 2Mechanical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

12:35 pm   E107    A new method for large-volume high-resolution intravital imaging using multiphoton microscopy identifies microenvironment-driven tumor cell phenotypes leading to metastasis. D. Entenberg1,2,3, Y. Wang1,2,3, J. Pastoriza4, M.H. Oktay1,2,3,4, J.S. Condeelis1,2,3; 1Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology, Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, 2Gruss-Lipper Biophotonics Center, Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, 3Integrated Imaging Program, Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, 4Department of Surgery, Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY

12:45 pm   E108    Examining mechanisms regulating microtubule organization in dividing cells using lattice light sheet microscopy. M.C. Pamula1, S. Forth2, S. Suresh1, W.R. Legant3, E. Betzig3, T.M. Kapoor1; 1Laboratory of Chemistry and Cell Biology, The Rockefeller University, New York , NY, 2Department of Biological Sciences, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, 3Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Janelia Research Campus, Ashburn, VA

12:55 pm   E109    Stereotyped morphological structure detection from high-resolution, live-cell, 3D images. M.K. Driscoll1,2, E.S. Welf1,2, K.M. Dean1,2, R. Fiolka2, G. Danuser1,2; 1Bioinformatics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, 2Cell Biology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

1:05 pm   E110    Nanofiber curvature enables quantitating single protrusions. A. Mukherjee1, B. Koons1, P. Sharma2, Z. Ye1, B. Behkam1, A.S. Nain1; 1Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, 2Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA

1:15 pm   E111   Development and implementation of a Förster Resonance Energy Transfer based biosensor for measuring intracellular tension and force. R.G. Hart1, D. Kota2, L. Brunmaier2, J. Liu2, I. Chandrasekar11Sanford Childrens Health Research Center, Sanford Research, Sioux Falls, SD, 2Department of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, Rapid City, SD

1:25 pm   E112    Improved and tunable molecular tension sensors reveal extension-based control of vinculin loading. A.S. LaCroix1, A.D. Lynch1, M.E. Berginski1, B.D. Hoffman1; 1Biomedical Engineering, Duke University, Durham, NC

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