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Simulations of Yeast Endocytosis

Video from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2018.06.032 In a paper published recently, we showed that actin nucleator are patterned on the membrane before and during the endocytic event. In particular, actin nucleators form a ring on the membrane around its attachment to the actin … Continue reading

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Gamma distribution generator (and fitting) in Matlab… without toolboxes !

When working with confocal data, I found out that both noise and signal pixel value distribution could be very well fitted by a gamma distribution, with an offset. The pixel values were of the form Y=offset+X, where X is a … Continue reading

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