Dear Colleagues,

The latest issue of our journal
"Journal of Biomechanical Science and Engineering (JBSE)"
has been published.

Free online version is now available at

-------------- Summary of the latest issues --------------
・Vol. 13, No. 4 : 5 articles (1 review and 4 research papers)
Special issue on “Recent Advances in Biomechanical Science and
Engineering – Asian-Pacific Association for Biomechanics”

-------------- Vol. 13, No. 4 --------------
Regulation of α-catenin conformation at cadherin adhesions
p.17-00699 (Review)

Elastohydrodynamic phase-lock in two rotating cilia
Toshihiro OMORI, Mingming LU, Takuji ISHIKAWA

Evaluation of initiating characteristics of osteoblastic calcium signaling responses to stretch by video rate time-course observation
Katsuya SATO, Manabu KATAYAMA, Shoichiro FUJISAWA, Tasuku NAKAHARA, Kazuyuki MINAMI

Three-dimensional deformation mode of multicellular epithelial tube under tension and compression tests
Satoru OKUDA, Katsuyuki UNOKI, Mototsugu EIRAKU, Ken-ichi TSUBOTA

Optimizing successful balance recovery from unexpected trips and slips
Matthew A BRODIE, Yoshiro OKUBO, Daina L STURNIEKS, Stephen R LORD

*** About JBSE ***
JBSE, launched in 2006, is an international e-journal published as the
official journal of the Bioengineering Division, the Japan Society of
Mechanical Engineers (JSME-BED). The journal covers a wide range of
topics in biomechanical engineering and related scientific field. On
behalf of JBSE editors, we would like to invite you to submit a paper to
JBSE. Please visit the website of Instructions for Authors before
submitting a paper.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us (

Best regards,
Eijiro Maeda, JBSE Editor (Public Relations)

Eijiro Maeda Ph.D. --
TEL: +81-52-789-2724/ FAX: +81-52-789-2695
Biomechanics Lab. Graduate School of Engineering
Nagoya University, Japan