Category Archives: Simulations

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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The Cytosim music video

Every year, during “lab day” EMBL has a contest¬†of fun posters,¬† that depict the lab in a funny way, while mentioning the lab scientific activity. It is a great way to unleash one’s creativity while reaching out to the whole … Continue reading

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Generating confocal data from ideal signal

Left: cytosim simulation of a platelet marginal band. Right : simulated confocal stack. A large issue in image analysis is to make sure that the segmentation and analysis procedure does not create artifacts or misrepresents the data in any way. … Continue reading

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