About the Authors
- Erna G. Santoso, Keita Yoshida, Masanori Aizawa, Takashi Ushida, Katsuko S. Furukawa
- Department of Mechanical Engineering, School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
- Yasushi Hirota, Yutaka Osuga
- Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
- Osamu Yoshino, Shigeru Saito
- Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toyama, Toyama, Japan
- Akio Kishida
- Department of Material-based Medical Engineering, Division of Biofunctional Restoration, Institute of Biomaterials and Bioengineering, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
- Takashi Ushida, Katsuko S. Furukawa
- Department of Bioengineering, School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: EGS KY KSF. Performed the experiments: EGS KY MA YH KSF. Analyzed the data: EGS KY KSF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YH AK KSF. Wrote the paper: EGS KY YH AK OY YO SS TU KSF.