Mingming Wu

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Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint An array microhabitat system for high throughput studies of microalgal growth under controlled nutrient gradients
    Beum Jun Kim
    Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    Lab Chip 15:3687-94. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Interstitial flows promote amoeboid over mesenchymal motility of breast cancer cells revealed by a three dimensional microfluidic model
    Yu Ling Huang
    Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, 306 Riley Robb Hall, 111 Wing Drive, Ithaca, NY 14853 5701, USA
    Integr Biol (Camb) 7:1402-11. 2015
  3. pmc Cooperative roles of biological flow and surface topography in guiding sperm migration revealed by a microfluidic model
    Chih Kuan Tung
    Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    Lab Chip 14:1348-56. 2014
  4. pmc Collective bacterial dynamics revealed using a three-dimensional population-scale defocused particle tracking technique
    Mingming Wu
    Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Cornell University, 138 Upson Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:4987-94. 2006
  5. pmc Mapping three-dimensional stress and strain fields within a soft hydrogel using a fluorescence microscope
    Matthew S Hall
    Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA
    Biophys J 102:2241-50. 2012
  6. pmc Cooperative roles of SDF-1α and EGF gradients on tumor cell migration revealed by a robust 3D microfluidic model
    Beum Jun Kim
    Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e68422. 2013
  7. pmc Toward single cell traction microscopy within 3D collagen matrices
    Matthew S Hall
    Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Exp Cell Res 319:2396-408. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint A hydrogel-based microfluidic device for the studies of directed cell migration
    Shing Yi Cheng
    School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Lab Chip 7:763-9. 2007
  9. pmc Responses of Escherichia coli bacteria to two opposing chemoattractant gradients depend on the chemoreceptor ratio
    Yevgeniy Kalinin
    School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Bacteriol 192:1796-800. 2010
  10. pmc Microfluidics for mammalian cell chemotaxis
    Beum Jun Kim
    Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 40:1316-27. 2012

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint An array microhabitat system for high throughput studies of microalgal growth under controlled nutrient gradients
    Beum Jun Kim
    Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    Lab Chip 15:3687-94. 2015
    ..It can be easily extended to investigate growth kinetics of other microorganisms under either single or co-culture setting. ..
  2. doi request reprint Interstitial flows promote amoeboid over mesenchymal motility of breast cancer cells revealed by a three dimensional microfluidic model
    Yu Ling Huang
    Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, 306 Riley Robb Hall, 111 Wing Drive, Ithaca, NY 14853 5701, USA
    Integr Biol (Camb) 7:1402-11. 2015
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  3. pmc Cooperative roles of biological flow and surface topography in guiding sperm migration revealed by a microfluidic model
    Chih Kuan Tung
    Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    Lab Chip 14:1348-56. 2014
    ..These findings suggest ways to design in vitro fertilization devices to treat infertility and to develop non-invasive contraceptives that use a microarchitectural design to entrap sperm. ..
  4. pmc Collective bacterial dynamics revealed using a three-dimensional population-scale defocused particle tracking technique
    Mingming Wu
    Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Cornell University, 138 Upson Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:4987-94. 2006
    ..Finally, we found that the diffusion coefficient increased with increasing cell density, a phenomenon that can be attributed to the hydrodynamic disturbances caused by neighboring bacteria...
  5. pmc Mapping three-dimensional stress and strain fields within a soft hydrogel using a fluorescence microscope
    Matthew S Hall
    Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA
    Biophys J 102:2241-50. 2012
    ..Future application of this technique for mapping animal cell traction in three-dimensional nonlinear biological gels is discussed...
  6. pmc Cooperative roles of SDF-1α and EGF gradients on tumor cell migration revealed by a robust 3D microfluidic model
    Beum Jun Kim
    Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e68422. 2013
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  7. pmc Toward single cell traction microscopy within 3D collagen matrices
    Matthew S Hall
    Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Exp Cell Res 319:2396-408. 2013
    ..Emphasis is placed on strategies for applying 3D cell traction microscopy to individual tumor cell migration within collagen gels...
  8. ncbi request reprint A hydrogel-based microfluidic device for the studies of directed cell migration
    Shing Yi Cheng
    School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Lab Chip 7:763-9. 2007
    ..This device will also be useful in controlling the chemical and mechanical environment during the formation of tissue engineered constructs...
  9. pmc Responses of Escherichia coli bacteria to two opposing chemoattractant gradients depend on the chemoreceptor ratio
    Yevgeniy Kalinin
    School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Bacteriol 192:1796-800. 2010
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  10. pmc Microfluidics for mammalian cell chemotaxis
    Beum Jun Kim
    Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 40:1316-27. 2012
    ..Here, we present a critical review on the designing principles, recent development, and potential capabilities of the microfluidic chemotaxis assay for solving problems that are of importance in the biomedical engineering field...
  11. pmc Emergence of upstream swimming via a hydrodynamic transition
    Chih Kuan Tung
    Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Phys Rev Lett 114:108102. 2015
    ..This transition is successfully explained by a hydrodynamic bifurcation theory, which extends the sperm upstream swimming to a broad class of near surface microswimmers that possess front-back asymmetry and circular motion. ..
  12. pmc Different migration patterns of sea urchin and mouse sperm revealed by a microfluidic chemotaxis device
    Haixin Chang
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e60587. 2013
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  13. doi request reprint Gravity and surface tension effects on the shape change of soft materials
    Xuejuan Xu
    Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Langmuir 29:8665-74. 2013
    ..Our model integrates the two different approaches typically used to determine the shape change of solids and liquid drops in contact with a substrate. ..
  14. pmc A contact line pinning based microfluidic platform for modelling physiological flows
    Chih Kuan Tung
    Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    Lab Chip 13:3876-85. 2013
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  15. pmc Logarithmic sensing in Escherichia coli bacterial chemotaxis
    Yevgeniy V Kalinin
    School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Biophys J 96:2439-48. 2009
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  16. ncbi request reprint A three-channel microfluidic device for generating static linear gradients and its application to the quantitative analysis of bacterial chemotaxis
    Jinpian Diao
    School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Lab Chip 6:381-8. 2006
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  17. doi request reprint A 3D in situ cell counter reveals that breast tumor cell (MDA-MB-231) proliferation rate is reduced by the collagen matrix density
    Beum Jun Kim
    Dept of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 14853
    Biotechnol Prog 31:990-6. 2015
    ..This work demonstrates the validity of the 3D cell counting method and the importance of cell-ECM interactions in cell proliferation...
  18. doi request reprint A mechanical metamaterial made from a DNA hydrogel
    Jong Bum Lee
    Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Nat Nanotechnol 7:816-20. 2012
    ..The meta-hydrogel has a hierarchical internal structure and, as an example of its potential applications, we use it to create an electric circuit that uses water as a switch...
  19. pmc Effects of gel thickness on microscopic indentation measurements of gel modulus
    Rong Long
    Field of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA
    Biophys J 101:643-50. 2011
    ..1 ≤δ/h ≤ 0.4 and 0.3 ≤R/h ≤ 6.2. The effect of adhesion on the use of Hertz theory for small indentation depth is also discussed...
  20. pmc Assessing adhesion forces of type I and type IV pili of Xylella fastidiosa bacteria by use of a microfluidic flow chamber
    Leonardo De La Fuente
    Department of Plant Pathology, New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, Cornell University, Geneva, NY 14456, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:2690-6. 2007
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