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IGP 2018 Publications Award (Transdisciplinary Life Science Course /Division of Soft Matter)

(posted on February 12th, 2019)

IGP Committee awarded IGP Publications Award to the first-authored excellent paper published in 2018. Three papers below won the award.


Anisotropic Multi-channel Collagen Gel (MCCG) Guides the Growth Direction of the Neurite-like Processes of PC12 Cells

Isabel Koh, Kazuya Furusawa & Hisashi Haga

Scientific Reports (IF= 4.122)

Volume 8, Article number: 13901 (2018)


Tough and Self‚ÄźRecoverable Thin Hydrogel Membranes for Biological Applications

Ya Nan Ye, Martin Frauenlob, Lei Wang, Masumi Tsuda, Tao Lin, Sun Kunpeng Cui, Riku Takahashi, Hui Jie Zhang, Tasuku Nakajima, Takayuki Nonoyama, Takayuki Kurokawa

First published: 03 June 2018 https://doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201801489

Advanced Functional Materials (IF= 13.325)

Volume28, Issue31 August 1, 2018 1801489


Mechanoresponsive self-growing hydrogels inspired by muscle training

Takahiro Matsuda, Runa Kawakami, Ryo Namba,Tasuku Nakajima, Jian Ping Gong.

Science (IF= 41.058)

Accepted on 14st December 2018. To be published on 1st February 2019.