The conference organizers would like to acknowledge the Army Research Office, The Company of Biologists, Duke Biology, Duke Trinity College of Arts and Sciences, and Duke Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, and Duke Pratt School of Engineering for their financial contribution to this symposium.

Company of Biologists

We are actively seeking additional funding to support researchers who would like to attend this symposium, but are currently unable to obtain funding.

The Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) has funded research related to the topic of this symposium conducted by the principal investigators and their labs who are organizing this event.  This funding is based upon work supported by, or in part by, the US Army Research Laboratory and the US Army Research Office under contract/grant W911NF1510358.