Dr Stefaan Verbruggen


Research Overview

biomechanics, mechanobiology, bone, cancer, development, musculoskeletal, primary cilia, organ-on-a-chip


An Irish biomedical engineer working in Columbia University, New York, and Queen Mary University of London, Dr Verbruggen applies state-of-the-art computational and experimental engineering techniques to solve medical problems in the human body. In particular, his research focus on how mechanical forces influences bone and cancer cell behaviours.