Jenny Stanford Publishing
This book bridges the gap between life sciences and physical sciences by providing several perspectives on cellular and molecular mechanics on a fundamental level. It begins with a general introduction to the scales and terms that are used in the field of cellular and molecular biomechanics and then moves from the molecular scale to the tissue scal
Introduction. Mechanics of Single Molecules and Single Proteins. Nucleus Mechanics. Nanoscale Imaging and Modeling. Cell-substrate Interactions. Axonal Transport and Neuromechanics. Implications for Disease - Valvular Fibrosis and the Myofibroblast. Index. References.