Nonequilibrium Activity and Dissipation

Nonequilibrium fluctuations in the cytoplasm of living cells provides insight on the underlying physical processes

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Verlhac, M. H., Colin, A., Ratzin, N., Almonacid, M., Ahmed, W., Betz, T., Terret, M.E., Gov, N., Vouturiez, R., & Gueroui, Z. “Centering based on active diffusion in mouse oocytes is non-specific.” BioRxiv (2019): 531657. (accepted in the Journal of Cell Biology)

W. Ahmed*, E. Fodor*, M. Almonacid*, M. Bussonnier, M-H. Verlhac, N. Gov, P. Visco, F. van Wijland, T. Betz. “Active mechanics reveal molecular-scale force kinetics in living oocytes”. Biophysical Journal. 2018 (DOI: 10.1016/j.bpj.2018.02.009[link]

E. Fodor*, W. Ahmed*, M. Almonacid*, M. Bussonnier, N.S. Gov, M-H. Verlhac, T. Betz, P. Visco, F. van Wijland. “Nonequilibrium dissipation in living oocytes”. Europhysics Letters. 2016 (DOI: 10.1209/0295-5075/116/30008[link]