This week’s journal club paper

At our Journal Club this week we will be discussing the paper “The zipper mechanism in phagocytosis: energetic requirements and variability in phagocytic cup shape” by S. Tollis et al., BMC Systems Biology 4, 149 (2010). Masha will lead the discussion.


Outreach event

Here’s a picture of John and undergrad Brian Duong at Western’s annual Fall Preview Day. Along with several other faculty and students, we spent the day talking to prospective undergrad students about studying physics at Western. Photo by Mitch Zimmer.