Selected   Publications

Gap junctions amplify spatial variations in cell volume in proliferating solid tumors

Gap junctions amplify spatial variations in cell volume in proliferating solid tumors. E McEvoy, Y Han, M Guo, VB Shenoy, Nature Communications (in press)

Insights from nanotechnology in COVID-19 treatment. Z Tang, X Zhang, Y Shu, M Guo*, H Zhang*, W Tao*, Nanotoday 36, 101019 (2021)

In Pursuit of Designing Multi-Cellular Engineered Living Systems: A Fluid Mechanical Perspective. J Serrano, S Gupta, R Kamm*, M Guo*, Annual Review of Fluid Mechanics (2021)

Impact of molecular crowding on Wnt signaling, stem cell fate, and intestinal organoid growth.

Volumetric compression induces intracellular crowding to control intestinal organoid growth via Wnt/β-catenin signaling. Y Li, M Chen, J Hu, R Sheng, Q Lin, X He, M Guo*, Cell Stem Cell (in press)

Compression Induced Dedifferentiation of Adipocytes Promotes Tumor Progression. Y Li, A Mao, BR Seo, X Zhao, SK Gupta, M Chen, YL Han, TY Shih, DJ Mooney, M Guo*, Science Advances (2020)

Cell swelling, softening and invasion in a 3D breast cancer model.  Y Han, AF Pegoraro, H Li, K Li, Y Yuan, G Xu, Z Gu, J Sun, Y Hao, SK Gupta, Y Li, W Tang, X Tang, L Teng, J Fredberg, M Guo*, Nature Physics (2019)

High stretchability, strength and toughness of living cells enabled by hyperelastic vimentin intermediate filaments, J Hu, Y Li, Y Hao, T Zheng, SK Gupta, GA Parada, H Wu, S Lin, S Wang, X Zhao, R Goldman, S Cai, M Guo*, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 116 (35) 17175-17180 (2019)

Helical nanofibers yarn enabling highly-stretchable engineered micro-tissue. Y. Li, F. Guo, Y. Hao, S. Gupta, J. Hu, Y. Wang, N. Wang, Y. Zhao, M. Guo*, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 116(19), 9245-9250 (2019)

Natural hydrogel in American lobster: a soft armor with high toughness and strength,  J Wu, Z Qin, L Qu, H Zhang, F Deng, M Guo*. Acta biomaterialia 88 (1), 102 - 110 (2019)

Anisotropic mechanics and dynamics of a living mammalian cytoplasm, SK Gupta, Y Li, M Guo*, Soft Matter 15,190 - 199 (2019)

Fracture mechanics modeling of popping event during daughter cell separation, Y Jiang, X Liang, M Guo, Y Cao, S Cai, Biomechanics and modeling in mechanobiology 17 (4), 1131-1137 (2018)

Cell contraction induces long-ranged stress stiffening in the extracellular matrix, Yu Long Han, Pierre Ronceray, Guoqiang Xu, Andrea Malandrino, Roger D Kamm, Martin Lenz, Chase P Broedersz*, Ming Guo*. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 115 (16), 4075-4080 (2018)

Cell volume change through water efflux impacts cell stiffness and stem cell fate, M Guo, AF Pegoraro, A Mao, EH Zhou, PR Arany, Y Han, DT Burnette, MH Jensen, KE Kasza, JR Moore, FC Mackintosh, JJ Fredberg, DJ Mooney, J Lippincott-Schwartz, DA Weitz, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 114 (41), E8618-E8627 (2017)

Equilibrium and out-of-equilibrium mechanics of living mammalian cytoplasm, SK Gupta, M Guo*, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids. 107, 284-293 (2017)

Size-and speed-dependent mechanical behavior in living mammalian cytoplasm, J Hu, S Jafari, Y Han, AJ Grodzinsky, S Cai*, M Guo*, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 114 (36), 9529-9534 (2017)

Rapid assembly of large scale transparent circuit arrays using PDMS nanofilm shaped coffee ring, Y Li, W Zhang, J Hu, Y Wang, X Feng, W Du, M Guo, BF Liu, Advanced Functional Materials. 27 (11), 1606045 (2017)

Methods for determining the cellular functions of vimentin intermediate filaments, Karen M Ridge, Dale Shumaker, Amélie Robert, Caroline Hookway, Vladimir I Gelfand, Paul A Janmey, Jason Lowery, Ming Guo, David A Weitz, Edward Kuczmarski, Robert D Goldman, Methods in enzymology. 568: 389-426 (2016)

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Prior to MIT (<2015)

É Fodor#, M Guo#, NS Gov, P Visco, DA Weitz, F van Wijland

EPL (Europhysics Letters) 110 (4), 48005 (2015)

AJ Ehrlicher, R Krishnan, M Guo, CM Bidan, DA Weitz, MR Pollak

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 112 (21), 6619-6624 (2015)

Ming Guo, Allen J Ehrlicher, Mikkel H Jensen, Malte Renz, Jeffrey R Moore, Robert D Goldman, Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz, Frederick C Mackintosh, David A Weitz

Cell 158 (4), 822-832 (2014)

M Röding, M Guo, DA Weitz, M Rudemo, A Särkkä

Mathematical biosciences 248, 140-145 (2014)

S Zhou, J Fan, SS Datta, M Guo, X Guo, DA Weitz

Advanced Functional Materials 23 (47), 5925-5929 (2013)

Ming Guo, Allen J Ehrlicher, Saleemulla Mahammad, Hilary Fabich, Mikkel H Jensen, Jeffrey R Moore, Jeffrey J Fredberg, Robert D Goldman, David A Weitz

Biophysical journal 105 (7), 1562-1568 (2013)

Haosheng Chen, Yuanjin Zhao, Jiang Li, Ming Guo, Jiandi Wan, David A Weitz, Howard A Stone

Lab on a Chip 11 (14), 2312-2315 (2011)

C He, J Li, M Guo, Y Wu, C Chen

Acta Ecologica Sinica 28 (7), 3008-3016 (2008)

Y Yu, M Guo, X Li, QS Zheng

Langmuir 23 (21), 10546-10550 (2007)

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