HOME    »    PROGRAMS/ACTIVITIES    »    Annual Thematic Program
Talk abstract
Lamellipod and Ruffle Dynamics of Human Epidermal
Keratinocytes - Data Analysis, Models and Simulations

Wolfgang Alt
Abteilung Theoretische Biologie
Botanisches Institut der Universitaet Bonn
wolf.alt@uni-bonn.de
http://www.theobio.uni-bonn.de


Along the case study of keratinocyte motility I intend to give an overview on some recently applied methods used for extracting speed and periodicity of lamellipodial protrusions and lamella or ruffle retractions. Also, I will derive mathematical model equations and present numerical simulations which, to a certain extend, reproduce the observed motility behavior.

Back to Workshop Schedule

1998-1999 Mathematics in Biology

Back to top of page

Connect With Us:
Go