About the Authors

Aurélie Carlier, Hans Van Oosterwyck
Biomechanics Section, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

Aurélie Carlier, Liesbet Geris, Hans Van Oosterwyck
Prometheus, Division of Skeletal Tissue Engineering, KU Leuven, O&N 1, Leuven, Belgium

Aurélie Carlier, Liesbet Geris
Biomechanics Research Unit, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium

Katie Bentley
Vascular Biology Lab, Cancer Research UK, London, United Kingdom

Geert Carmeliet
Clinical and Experimental Endocrinology, KU Leuven, O&N 1, Leuven, Belgium

Peter Carmeliet
Laboratory of Angiogenesis and Neurovascular link, Vesalius Research Center, VIB, Leuven, Belgium

Peter Carmeliet
Laboratory of Angiogenesis and Neurovascular link, Vesalius Research Center, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

Corresponding Author

hans.vanoosterwyck@mech.kuleuven.be

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AC LG KB HVO. Performed the experiments: AC. Analyzed the data: AC LG KB GC PC HVO. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AC KB. Wrote the paper: AC LG KB GC PC HVO.