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Statistical Dynamics of Flowing Red Blood Cells by Morphological Image Processing

  • John M. Higgins,

    Affiliations: School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • David T. Eddington,

    Affiliation: Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Current address: Department of Bioengineering, University of Illinois Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Sangeeta N. Bhatia,

    Affiliations: Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • L. Mahadevan mail

    lm@seas.harvard.edu

    Affiliations: School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Systems Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Published: February 13, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1000288

About the Authors

John M. Higgins, L. Mahadevan
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
John M. Higgins
Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
David T. Eddington, Sangeeta N. Bhatia
Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
Sangeeta N. Bhatia
Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
Sangeeta N. Bhatia, L. Mahadevan
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
L. Mahadevan
Department of Systems Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: lm@seas.harvard.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JMH DTE SNB LM. Performed the experiments: JMH. Analyzed the data: JMH LM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JMH DTE SNB LM. Wrote the paper: JMH LM.