SUMMER BIOMECHANICS, BIOENGINEERING, AND BIOTRANSPORT CONFERENCE

June 21 – June 24, 2017

Tucson, AZ

Platform Presentations:

“Arterial stiffness, aging, and elastin deficiency”. Jie Hawes, Robert Mecham, and Jessica Wagenseil.

“Elastic fiber network structure affects mass transport into the arterial wall”. Austin Cocciolone and Jessica Wagenseil.

“Crosslinked elastic fibers are necessary for resistance to stretch at low pressure and for low energy loss in the ascending aorta”. Jungsil Kim, M. Catalin Staiculescu, Robert Mecham, Hiromi Yanagisawa, and Jessica Wagenseil.