Stem cell responses to stretch and strain

Swarnabh Bhattacharya, Haguy Wolfenson, Ramesh Shivdasani, Ruby Shalom-Feuerstein

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Recent studies highlight how stem cells (SCs) perceive and respond to various biomechanical cues from the extracellular niche and neighboring cells. These combined inputs drive certain stem cell behaviors, including cell fate decisions, and may influence aging and disease.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4-7
Number of pages4
JournalTrends in Cell Biology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 2022


  • cell fate
  • mechanobiology
  • niche
  • stem cells

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cell Biology


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