Traction force-mediated B cell activation: how and why

  • Feng Lin
  • Junyi Wang
  • Yingyue ZengEmail author
  • Chunyang XiongEmail author
  • Wanli LiuEmail author


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We thank Huale Zhang (Fujian Provincial Maternity and Children's Hospital) for drafting the schematic diagram. This work was supported by funds from the National Natural Science Foundation of China (81825010, 81730043, 81621002 and 31811540397 to W. L., 11772006 and 11472013 to C.X.).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mechanics and Engineering Science, College of EngineeringPeking UniversityBeijingChina
  2. 2.MOE Key Laboratory of Protein Sciences, Center for Life Sciences, Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, School of Life Sciences, Beijing Key Lab for Immunological Research on Chronic Diseases, Institute for ImmunologyTsinghua UniversityBeijingChina
  3. 3.School of Life ScienceLiaoning UniversityShenyangChina

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