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Research Article

Mechanobiological Modulation of Cytoskeleton and Calcium Influx in Osteoblastic Cells by Short-Term Focused Acoustic Radiation Force

  • Shu Zhang,

    Affiliations: Department of Biomedical Engineering, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States of America, The Key Laboratory of Aerospace Medicine, Chinese Ministry of Education, Xi’an, ShaanXi, People's Republic of China

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  • Jiqi Cheng,

    Affiliation: Department of Biomedical Engineering, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States of America

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  • Yi-Xian Qin mail

    Yi-Xian.Qin@sunysb.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Biomedical Engineering, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States of America

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  • Published: June 06, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0038343

About the Authors

Shu Zhang, Jiqi Cheng, Yi-Xian Qin
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States of America
Shu Zhang
The Key Laboratory of Aerospace Medicine, Chinese Ministry of Education, Xi’an, ShaanXi, People's Republic of China

Corresponding Author

Email: Yi-Xian.Qin@sunysb.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SZ JQC YXQ. Performed the experiments: SZ JQC YXQ. Analyzed the data: SZ JQC YXQ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SZ JQC YXQ. Wrote the paper: SZ JQC YXQ.