Publications

  • Inferring gene regulation dynamics from static snapshots of gene expression variability [Link PDF]

Joly-Smith E, Wang ZJ, Hilfinger A, Phys. Rev. E 2021; 104:044406


  • Cell size homeostasis is maintained by CDK4-dependent activation of p38 MAPK [Link PDF]

Tan C, Ginzberg MB, Webster R, Iyengar S, Liu S, Papadopoli D, Concannon J, Wang Y, Auld DS, Jenkins JL, Rost H, Topisirovic I, Hilfinger A, Derry WB, Patel N, Kafri R, Developmental Cell 2021; 56, 12, 1756-1769.e7

As highlighted in CDK4: Linking cell size to cell cycle control


  • Kinetic Uncertainty Relations for the Control of Stochastic Reaction Networks [Link PDF]

Yan J, Hilfinger A, Vinnicombe G, Paulsson J, Phys. Rev. Lett. 2019; 123:108101


  • Exploiting natural fluctuations to identify kinetic mechanisms in sparsely characterized systems [Link PDF]

Hilfinger A, Norman TM, Paulsson J, Cell Systems 2016; 2 (4):251-259

As highlighted in Staying Clear of the Dragons


  • Constraints on fluctuations in sparsely characterized biological systems [Link PDF]

Hilfinger A, Norman TM, Vinnicombe G, Paulsson J, Phys. Rev. Lett. 2016; 116:058101

As highlighted in Putting Bounds on Biochemical Noise


  • Systems biology: Defiant daughters and coordinated cousins [Link]

Hilfinger A, Paulsson J, Invited Commentary: Nature News & Views 2015; 519:422-3


  • Using temporal correlations and full distributions to separate intrinsic and extrinsic fluctuations in biological systems [Link PDF]

Hilfinger A, Chen M, Paulsson J, Phys. Rev. Lett. 2012;109 :248104


  • Separating intrinsic from extrinsic fluctuations in dynamic biological systems [Link PDF]

Hilfinger A, Paulsson J, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 2011; 108:12167-72


  • Nonlinear dynamics of cilia and flagella [Link PDF]

Hilfinger A, Chattopadhyay AK, Jülicher F, Phys. Rev. E 2009; 79:051918


  • The chirality of ciliary beats [Link PDF]

Hilfinger A, Jülicher F, Physical Biology. 2008; 5:016003


  • How molecular motors shape the flagellar beat [Link PDF]

Riedel-Kruse IH, Hilfinger A, Howard J, Jülicher F, Human Frontiers of Science Journal. 2007; 1 (3): 192-208

As highlighted in Nature News & Views: How cilia beat