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III. Conclusions and Recommendations
The problems in force transduction in biology, even the 'small' problems, are of such complexity that many different techniques and approaches are needed for progress. The challenge is assembling the right set of skills for a particular problem. However, once this is done, considerable progress can be expected. The NSF can play a very significant role in fostering the sort of interdisciplinary research to address these important problems.
The following comments summarize the major conclusions of the Workshop:
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