Elliot L. Elson, Ph.D.

Elliot L. Elson, Ph.D.
Emeritus

Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics

Lab Website
Publications (PubMed / NIH)

Office: 2811 North Building
Phone: 314-362-3346
Email: elson(at)wustl.edu
 

Research

Dynamics and equilibrium of interactions of molecules in cells and model systems. Mechanics and dynamics of cells and tissues.

Publications

  • Babaei, B., Davarian, A., Lee, S.L., Pryse, K.M., McConnaughey, W.B., Elson, E.L. and Genin, G.M.
    Remodeling by fibroblasts alters the rate-dependent mechanical properties of collagen.
    Acta Biomater. S1742-7061:30130-30131 (2016) (Abstract)

  • Elson, E.L. and Genin, G.M.
    Tissue constructs: platforms for basic research and drug discovery.
    Interface Focus 6:20150095 (2016) (Abstract)

  • Li, Y., Huang, G., Li, M., Wang, L., Elson, E.L., Jian, Lu T., Genin, G.M. and Xu, F.
    An approach to quantifying 3D responses of cells to extreme strain.
    Sci Rep. 6:19550 (2016) (Abstract)

  • Babaei, B., Abramowitch, S.D., Elson, E.L., Thomopoulos, S. and Genin, G.M.
    A discrete spectral analysis for determining quasi-linear viscoelastic properties of biological materials.
    J R Soc Interface 12(113) (2015) (Abstract)

  • Rowe, R.A., Pryse, K.M., Asnes, C.F., Elson, E.L. and Genin, G.M.
    Collective matrix remodeling by isolated cells: unionizing home improvement do-it-yourselfers.
    Biophys J. 108:2611-2612 (2015) (Abstract)

  • Babaei, B., Davarian, A., Pryse, K.M., Elson, E.L. and Genin, G.M.
    Efficient and optimized identification of generalized Maxwell viscoelastic relaxation spectra.
    J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 55:32-41 (2015) (Abstract)

  • Nguyen, B., Sokoloski, J.E., Galletto, R., Elson, E.L., Wold, M.S. and Lohman, T.M.
    Diffusion of human replication protein A along single-stranded DNA.
    J Mol Biol 426:3246-3261 (2014). (Abstract)

  • Nguyen, B., Sokoloski, J.E., Galletto, R., Elson, E.L., Wold, M.S. and Lohman, T.M.
    Diffusion of human replication protein A along single-stranded DNA.
    J Mol Biol 426:3246-3261 (2014) (Abstract)

  • Genin, G.M. and Elson, E.L.
    Mechanically guided cell migration: less of a stretch than ever.
    Biophys J 106:776-777 (2014). (Abstract)

  • Elson, E.L. and Genin, G.M.
    The role of mechanics in actin stress fiber kinetics.
    Exp Cell Res. 319:2490-2500 (2013). (Abstract)