EMBO 2012 | EEsC 15–18 | Council 18–20
Our general goal is to to identify the mechanical forces involved in shaping organs, and to link those forces to specific subcellular processes. Our model of choice is primarily the nematode C. elegans. We are analysing embryonic morphogenesis.
Keywords: C. elegans / epithelia / mechanotransduction / morphogenesis / secretion