Chunfang Tong
Ph.D. Candidate
National Microgravity Laboratory and Center of Biomechanics and Bioengineering
Institute of Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, 100190
Phone: 010-86-82544130
Fax: 010-86-82543795
E-mail:tongchunfang@imech.ac.cn

Area of research

  • 2D Binding Kinetics ofb2-Integrin and Intercellular Adhesion Molecule 1 in Tumor metastasis

Educational background

  • B.S.School of Biological Science and Medical Engineering, Beihang University, 2008

Selected awards:

  • First Prize for progress update of Ph.D. candidate, Institute of Mechanics, CAS, 2012

Selected research publications:

  1.  Xiao B.T., Tong C.F., Jia X.L., Guo R., Lü S.Q., Zhang Y., McEver R.P., Zhu C., Long M. 2012. Tyrosine Replacement of PSGL-1 Reduces Association Kinetics with P- and L-Selectin on the Cell Membrane. Biophys. J., 103(4):777-785.
  2. Fu C.L., Tong C.F., Wang M.L., Gao Y.X, Zhang Y., Lü S.Q., Liang S., Dong C., and Long M. 2011. Determining beta(2)-Integrin and Intercellular Adhesion Molecule 1 Binding Kinetics in Tumor Cell Adhesion to Leukocytes and Endothelial Cells by a Gas-driven Micropipette Assay. J. Biol. Chem., 286(40): 34777-34787.
  3. Fu C.L., Tong C.F., Dong C., and Long M. 2011. Modeling of cell aggregation dynamics governed by receptor-ligand binding under shear flow. Cell. Mol. Bioengi., 4(3): 427-441.

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