Contact: Daniel Kane
University of California - San Diego
Caption: The first author of the PNAS paper, Yu-Ru V. Shih (right) did this research as a postdoctoral fellow in Shyni Varghese's (left) "Bio-inspired Materials and Stem Cell Engineering Group" in the Department of Bioengineering at the UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering.
Credit: UC San Diego Department of Bioengineering
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