Biomechanics and cells [E-Book] / edited by F. Lyall, A.J. El Haj.
Lyall, F., (editor)
El Haj, Alicia, (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1994
1 online resource (xii, 275 pages)
Society for Experimental Biology seminar series ; 54
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Table of Contents:
  • Cellular modelling of mechanical interactions with the skeleton / A.J. El Haj and G.P. Thomas
  • Mechanical and hormonal influences in vivo cause regional differences in bone remodelling / T.M. Skerry and B.F. Fermor
  • Mechanically sensitive cells in bone / L.E. Lanyon
  • Mechanical stress and bone development / E.H. Burger, J. Klein-Nulend and J.P. Veldhuijzen
  • Application of homogenous, defined strains to cell cultures / D.B. Jones, G. Leivseth, Y. Sawada, J. van der Sloten and D. Bingmann
  • Role of arachidonate in load transduction in bone cells / I. Binderman
  • Effects of mechanical stretch on actin polymerisation in fibroblasts of the periodontium / N. Pender and C.A.G. McCulloch
  • Modulation of cartilage extracellular matrix turnover by pulsed electromagnetic fields (PEMF) / J.A. Bee, H.-X. Liu, N. Clarke and J. Abbott.