May 2021

Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics

In his Perimeter Public Lecture webcast on May 5, 2021, Harvard professor L. Mahadevan will take viewers on a journey into the mathematical, physical, and biological workings of morphogenesis to demonstrate how researchers are beginning to unlock secrets that have vexed scientists since Darwin.

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Related Publications

BMP signaling controls buckling forces to modulate looping morphogenesis of the gut N. L. Nerurkar, L. Mahadevan, and C.J. Tabin,  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences  (USA), 114, 2277-82, 2017. [View PDF] [Download PDF]
Morphogenesis of termite mounds S. A. Ocko , A. Heyde, and L. Mahadevan, PNAS 116(9) 3379-3384; published ahead of print February 11, 2019. [View PDF] [Download PDF]
Morphogenesis one century after On Growth and Form  Thomas Lecuit and L. Mahadevan,  Development  144, 4197-4198, 2017. [View PDF] [Download PDF]
Tissue Tectonics: morphogenetic strain rates, cell shape change and intercalation G. Blanchard, A. Kabla, L. Butler, B. Sanson, N. Gorfinkiel, L. Mahadevan and R. Adams,  Nature Methods , 6(6), 458-64, 2009. [View PDF] [Download PDF]