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Integrative Biology

Interdisciplinary approaches for molecular and cellular life sciences

Paper

Actin filaments play a primary role for structural integrity and viscoelastic response in cells

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Corresponding authors
a
Department of Mechanical Engineering, 100 Randolph Hall, Blacksburg, USA
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b
Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology, Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Corporate Research Center, Building 23 (ILSB), 1981 Kraft Drive (0913), Blacksburg, USA
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c
Department of Human Nutrition Food & Exercise, Corporate Research Center, Building 23 (ILSB) 1981 Kraft Drive (0913), Blacksburg, USA
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d
Department of Human Nutrition Food & Exercise, Corporate Research Center, Building 23 (ILSB) 1981 Kraft Drive, Blacksburg, USA
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Tel: +1-540-231-3649
e
VT MEMS Laboratory, The Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 469 Whittemore Hall, Blacksburg, USA
E-mail: agah@vt.edu
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Tel: +1-540-231-2653
Integr. Biol., 2012,4, 540-549

DOI: 10.1039/C2IB00168C
Received 24 Nov 2011, Accepted 08 Mar 2012
First published online 14 Mar 2012
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