Matrix: The Master Puppeteer

New Mechanism of Fibronectin Fibril Assembly Revealed by Live Imaging and Superresolution Microscopy Sophie AstrofRutgers University Cell-Scale Biophysical Cues from Collagen Fiber Architecture Instruct Cell Behavior and the Propagation of Mechanosensory Signals Suzanne PonikUniversity of Wisconsin-MadisonDecellularized Extracellular Matrix Scaffolds Identify Collagen VI as a Driver of Breast Cancer Cell Invasion in Obesity and MetastasisMadeleine OudinTufts [...]

Virtual Conferences: How will conferencing change after COVID?

Many of us were getting ready for spring conference season when COVID hit. Now, however, we need to look to the future of conferencing and consider what will change when it comes to conferencing post COVID. Will anything Change? My answer to this... absolutely not. I think people will be so anxious to get outside [...]

Post COVID-19 world: Is STEM academia in trouble?

Class of 2020, how does it feel? No giant ceremony, no group photos, and worst of all no family. Thousands of students from high school through professional degree programs graduated the Class of 2020 this past weekend. This year is definitely unique, but the Spring 2020 semester is likely going to set the stage for [...]