Held for the first time in Australia, the primary purpose of this conference is to act as a forum for dissemination of cutting-edge research and innovation in the
field of mechanobiology and to discuss new and
exciting advances in the field.
Student/ECR category - Jessica Chitty, The Garvan Institute of Medical Research
MCR category - Thomas Cox, The Garvan Institute of Medical Research
The winner is Zlatko Kopecki for the paper entitled ‘Flightless I exacerbation of inflammatory
responses contributes to increased colonic damage in a mouse model of dextran
sulphate sodium-induced ulcerative colitis’ published in Scientific Reports.
A full-time, funded 5-year position is available to study
biofunctionalisation to modulate and control cell responses at
material interfaces at the University of Sydney.