Mohammad Reza Kaazempur Mofrad

Mohammad Reza Kaazempur Mofrad

Title
Professor of Bioengineering and Mechanical Engineering
Department
Department of Bioengineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Phone
(510) 643-8165
Research Expertise and Interest
mechanobiology, cell mechanics, multiscale biomechanics
Description

The mission of Mofrad Lab at the University of California Berkeley is to advance the understanding of cellular mechanobiology, with the ultimate aim to shed light on the root causes of human cardiovascular diseases and cancer. Current specific projects can be found here: http://biomechanics.berkeley.edu/research

In the News

May 10, 2010

On the Trail of Cellular Mysteries

UC Berkeley assistant professor of bioengineering Mohammad Mofrad has been busy uncovering the mysteries of how human cells behave when physical force is applied to them, working at the exact intersection of engineering and biology.