2019 Yuan-Cheng Fung Best Paper Award Winner Announcement

Molecular & Cellular Biomechanics

ISSN: 1556-5297 (Print)

ISSN: 1556-5300 (Online)


2019 Yuan-Cheng Fung Best Paper Award


First Place

Dr. Yunfeng Chen, The Scripps Research Institute, USA

Paper: Fast Force Loading Disrupts Molecular Binding Stability in Human and Mouse Cell Adhesions

Authors: Yunfeng Chen, Jiexi Liao, Zhou Yuan, Kaitao Li, Baoyu Liu, Lining Arnold Ju and Cheng Zhu


Second Place

Dr. Mingzhi Luo, Changzhou University, China

Paper: Sanguinarine Decreases Cell Stiffness and Traction Force and Inhibits the Reactivity of Airway Smooth Muscle Cells in Culture

Authors: Mingzhi Luo, Kai Ni, Peili Yu, Yang Jin, Lei Liu, Jingjing Li, Yan Pan and Linhong Deng


Second Place

Dr. Caining Zhang, Southeast University, China

Paper: Convolution Neural Networks and Support Vector Machines for Automatic Segmentation of Intracoronary Optical Coherence Tomography

Authors: Caining Zhang, Huaguang Li, Xiaoya Guo, David Molony, Xiaopeng Guo, Habib Samady, Don P. Giddens, Lambros Athanasiou, Rencan Nie, Jinde Cao and Dalin Tang