Microdeformation in wound healing.

@article{Wiegand2013MicrodeformationIW,
  title={Microdeformation in wound healing.},
  author={Cornelia Wiegand and Richard E. White},
  journal={Wound repair and regeneration : official publication of the Wound Healing Society [and] the European Tissue Repair Society},
  year={2013},
  volume={21 6},
  pages={793-9}
}
Mechanical forces greatly influence cellular organization and behavior. Cells respond to applied stress by changes in form and composition until a suitable state is reestablished. However, without any mechanical stimuli cells stop proliferating, discontinue migration, go into cell-cycle arrest, and eventually die. Hence, one can assume that pathologies… CONTINUE READING