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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    GrabNgo a versatile toolbox that allows for specific manipulation of filopodia and cell signaling. N. Denans1, M. Barna1; 1Developmental Biology and Genetics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA

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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