Mechanobiology in Epithelial
3D Tissue Constructs










Kira Zeevaert
A1 - Mechanobiology of embryoid bodies

Helmholtz-Institute for Biomedical Engineering
Division of Stem Cell Biology* and Cellular Engineering
Anna Sternberg
A3 - Mechanobiology of adhesion during implantation and early placentation

Institute of Molecular and Cellular Anatomy (MOCA), Uniklinik RWTH Aachen, Wendlingweg 2, 52074 Aachen
Florian Friedland
A2 - Investigation of mechanobiologically controlled breast cancer cell invasion

Institute of Biological Information Processing 2:
Mechanobiology, Forschungszentrum Jülich
Kevin Höllring
A4 - Modeling the 3D shaping of epithelial tissue:The effect of the mechanical microenvironment

PULS Group, Institute for Theoretical Physics
FAU Erlangen
Pauline Eichstedt
B1 - 3D mapping of epidermal tissue mechanics during growth and upon wounding

Institute of Biological Information Processing 2:
Mechanobiology, Forschungszentrum Jülich
Srijeeta Nag Biswas
B3 - Mechanostimulation of an innervated 3D skin model

Institute of Physiology
Uniklinik RWTH Aachen
Jana Schieren
B2 - Consequences of disease-causing cytoskeletal mutations on epidermal tissue stability

Institute of Molecular and Cellular Anatomy (MOCA)
Uniklinik RWTH Aachen, Wendlingweg 2, 52074 Aachen






Caroline Grannemann
C1 - Regulation of the epithelial-endothelial signaling interface by shear stress and substrate stiffness

Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Division of Pharmacology in Inflammation, Uniklinik RWTH Aachen
Jan Weckauf
C3 - Guiding respiratory epithelium towards directed ciliary function

Department of Biohybrid & Medical Textiles, Institute of Applied Medical Engineering, RWTH Aachen University
Susan Babu
D1 - Natural and synthetic hybrid hydrogels to study the effect of mechanical anisotropy on cell behavior and guidance

DWI - Leibniz Institute for Interactive Materials
Danyil Azarkh
D3 - Magnetic micromanipulators for probing local rheological properties of scaffolds & vital 3D tissue constructs

Institute of Materials in Electrical Engineering 1
RWTH Aachen
Ramin Nasehi
D2 - Mechanobiological challenges related to hydrogel-based bioprinting technology for manufacturing novel 3D cell culture models

Department of Dental Materials and Biomaterials Research, Uniklinik RWTH Aachen