Mel Schindler

Professor Emeritus

schindl1@msu.edu

Research

  • Techniques to pursue single cell flourescence anaylsis and imaging in living cells
  • Multi-drug resistance in tumor cells
  • Measurements of tension in the actin network using optical traps
  • Rhizobial-legume interactions
  • Nanobiotechnology (nanofibers and nanoparticles)
  • Biophysical instrumentation ( flourescence based imaging and quantitative measurements)
  • Cell culture (two and three dimensional)
  • Cell biology
  • Cell and membrane biophysics
  • Cell sorting/isolation
  • Biomaterials (in vitro and in vivo)
  • Cancer/tumor biology (drug resistance)