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  • Bulging brains 

    Weickenmeie, J.; Sáez Viñas, Pablo; Butler, C. A.; Young, P.G.; Gorily, A.; Kuhl, Ellen (2016-10)
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    Brain swelling is a serious condition associated with an accumulation of fluid inside the brain caused by trauma, stroke, infection, or tumors. It increases the pressure inside the skull and reduces blood and oxygen supply. ...
  • Computational modeling of hypertensive growth in the human carotid artery 

    Sáez Viñas, Pablo; Peña, Estefanía; Martínez, Miguel Ángel; Kuhl, Ellen (2014-06)
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    Arterial hypertension is a chronic medical condition associated with an elevated blood pressure. Chronic arterial hypertension initiates a series of events, which are known to collectively initiate arterial wall thickening. ...
  • Mathematical modeling of collagen turnover in biological tissue 

    Sáez Viñas, Pablo; Peña, Estefania; Martínez, Miguel Àngel; Kuhl, Ellen (2012)
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    We present a theoretical and computational model for collagen turnover in soft biological tissues. Driven by alterations in the mechanical environment, collagen fiber bundles may undergo important chronic changes, characterized ...