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Research Article

Mathematical Description of Bacterial Traveling Pulses

  • Jonathan Saragosti equal contributor mail,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Jonathan Saragosti, Vincent Calvez

    jonathan.saragosti@curie.fr (JS); vincent.calvez@ens-lyon.fr (VC)

    Affiliation: Physico-Chimie-Curie, Institut Curie, UMR CNRS 168, Paris, France

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  • Vincent Calvez equal contributor mail,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Jonathan Saragosti, Vincent Calvez

    jonathan.saragosti@curie.fr (JS); vincent.calvez@ens-lyon.fr (VC)

    Affiliations: Unité de Mathématiques Pures et Appliquées, École Normale Supérieure de Lyon, UMR CNRS 5669, Lyon, France, NUMED, INRIA Rhône-Alpes, Montbonnot, Lyon, France

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  • Nikolaos Bournaveas,

    Affiliation: School of Mathematics, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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  • Axel Buguin,

    Affiliation: Physico-Chimie-Curie, Institut Curie, UMR CNRS 168, Paris, France

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  • Pascal Silberzan,

    Affiliation: Physico-Chimie-Curie, Institut Curie, UMR CNRS 168, Paris, France

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  • Benoît Perthame

    Affiliations: Laboratoire Jacques-Louis Lions, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, UMR CNRS 7598, Paris, France, Institut Universitaire de France, Paris, France

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  • Published: August 19, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1000890

About the Authors

Jonathan Saragosti, Axel Buguin, Pascal Silberzan
Physico-Chimie-Curie, Institut Curie, UMR CNRS 168, Paris, France
Vincent Calvez
Unité de Mathématiques Pures et Appliquées, École Normale Supérieure de Lyon, UMR CNRS 5669, Lyon, France
Vincent Calvez
NUMED, INRIA Rhône-Alpes, Montbonnot, Lyon, France
Nikolaos Bournaveas
School of Mathematics, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Benoît Perthame
Laboratoire Jacques-Louis Lions, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, UMR CNRS 7598, Paris, France
Benoît Perthame
Institut Universitaire de France, Paris, France

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JS AB PS. Performed the experiments: JS. Analyzed the data: JS VC NB AB PS BP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: VC NB BP. Wrote the paper: JS VC NB AB PS BP.