Tissue Mechanics Laboratory

University of Minnesota

7-102 Basic Sciences and Bioengineering Building
125 Church St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Phone: (612) 626-5021
Contact: Jack Lewis, PhD., Director

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Biomedical Field

Research services


The mission of the Tissue Mechanics Laboratory is to provide specialized instruments and methods to characterize the mechanical properties of soft biological materials, provide quantitative loads to living tissues, foster research in these areas, and provide a resource for the University community and industrial partners.


Research instruments available for tissue mechanics analysis:

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