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(3) Selected Research Projects

  • May 2013—April 2015, "Dynamic Affinity for Regulation of Cell Signaling," (Sponsor: NSF CBET-BME).
  • August 2010—May 2013, "Pseudo-3D Cytoskeleton Dynamics and Signal Activation in Osteocytes under Flow," (Sponsor: NIH-R21).
  • June 2007—May 2012, "Multi-scale Modeling of Leukocyte-tumor Cell Adhesion to Endothelium in Shear Flow," (Sponsor: NIH-R01).


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