The Mechanobiology Lab gathered over breakfast to bid farewell to Mazin Sirry who will take up an academic position at the University of Medical Sciences and Technology in Khartoum, Sudan.
Lee Kruse, Tamer Abdalrahman, Absalom Maluleke and Tom Franz will attend the 2nd SA Nanomedicine HIV/Aids Symposium in Pretoria on 2 Dec 2016.
Ghodeejah Higgins has been awarded a UCT Max & Lillie Sonnenberg Scholarship for a 5-months research visit on cancer mechanobiology to Muhammad Zaman's Laboratory for Molecular & Cellular Dynamics at Boston University.
Welcome to Julie Kohn from the Reinhart-King Lab at Cornell University. Julie joined Mechanobiology Lab as visiting PhD student for 12 months, funded through the Whitaker Foundation, with the aim of undertaking computational studies of endothelial cell mechanics that complement her experimental research undertaken at Cornell.