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Marin Vratonjic

The purpose of my research is to determine the effects of temporal and spatial hemodynamic shear stress gradients on the genetic changes in arterial endothelial cells that contribute to the onset of diseases (stenoses). The work will be an experimental investigation in which cells are imaged whilst simultaneously capturing the near-wall flow structure.

View my research poster(s):
Micro-traversing laser velocimetry for near-wall flow measurements
Blood flow induced shear stresses and the endothelium biochemical response

2004 launch, afm/c.dybenko; 2004-2005 maintenance, j.dybenko; 2006-2010 maintenance, w.lin; 2010-2012 maintenance, k.elliott; 2012 - webmaster, s.ali; updated July 2014