Journal publication

almost there; draft available on request

Fan A#, DeLaTorre M, Li Z, Salam M, Saif MT#. Bead intercalation to measure adhesion energy of soft material. In preparation.

Fan A, Joy M, Tofangchi A, Saif MT#. Presynaptic vesicle clustering is sustained by a tension-stabilized actin scaffold. In preparation.

completed work; full paper available on request

9. Aydin O, Passaro AP, Elhebeary M, Pagan-Diaz GJ, Fan A, Nuethong S, Bashir R, Stice S, Saif MT#. Functional outcomes of crosstalk between neural networks and muscles in 3D co-culture. APL Bioengineering. 2020 Mar 1;4(1):016107. doi: 10.1063/1.5134477

8. Holle A, Devia N, Clara K, Fan A, Saif T, Kemkemer R#, Spatz J#. Cancer cells invade confined microchannels via a self-directed mesenchymal-to-amoeboid transition. Nano Letters. 2019 Feb 18;19(4):2280-2290. doi: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.8b04720.

7. Fan A#, Tofangchi A, De Venecia M, Saif MT#. A simple microfluidic platform for partial treatment of insuspendable tissue samples with orientation control. Lab Chip. 2018 Feb 27;18(5):735-742. doi: 10.1039/C7LC00984D. [Cover article]

6. Fan A, Tofangchi A, Kandel M, Popescu G, Saif MT#. Coupled circumferential and axial tension driven by actin and myosin influences in vivo axon diameter. Sci Rep. 2017 Oct 27;7(1):14188. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-13830-1.

5. Tofangchi A*, Fan A*, Saif MT#. Mechanism of Axonal Contractility in Embryonic Drosophila Motor Neurons In Vivo. Biophys J. 2016 Oct 4;111(7):1519-1527. doi: 10.1016/j.bpj.2016.08.024. [Cover article] [Biophysics Society blog]

4. Slater BJ, Fan AY, Stebbings KA, Saif MT, Llano DA#. Modification of a Colliculo-thalamocortical Mouse Brain Slice, Incorporating 3-D printing of Chamber Components and Multi-scale Optical Imaging. J Vis Exp. 2015 Sep 18;(103). doi: 10.3791/53067.

3. Fan A, Stebbings KA, Llano DA, Saif T#. Stretch induced hyperexcitability of mice callosal pathway. Front Cell Neurosci. 2015 Aug 5;9:292. doi: 10.3389/fncel.2015.00292.

2. Fan A, Cassidy J, Taylor S, Carthew R, Hilgenfeldt S#. Two-Dimensional Mapping of 3D Data from Confocal Microscopy. bioRxiv. 2015 May 8. doi: 10.1101/019133. [Preprint]

1.Slivka MA#, Fan YK, Eck JC. The Effect of Contouring on Fatigue Strength of Spinal Rods: Is it Okay to Re-bend and Which Materials Are Best? Spine Deform. 2013 Nov;1(6):395-400. doi: 10.1016/j.jspd.2013.08.004. [Cover article]

*co-first author

#corresponding author

Can provide a full list of other publications upon request.