Dufrêne, Biais and Persat
in preparation for Nature Reviews Microbiology
Filamentation of Vibrio cholerae is an adaptation for surface attachment and biofilm architecture
Wucher, Bartlett, Persat and Nadell.
in revision - BioRxiv, 2018
Cellular advective-diffusion drives the emergence of bacterial surface colonization patterns and heterogeneity
Rossy, Nadell and Persat.
Nature Communications, in press - BioRxiv, 2018
Pseudomonas aeruginosa orchestrates twitching motility by sequential control of type IV pili movements.
Talà, Fineberg, Kukura and Persat.
Nature Microbiology, 2019 - BioRxiv, 2018
News and Views by Science Daily: Bacteria walk (a bit) like we do.
Article in Medindia: New Microscopy Visualizes Bacteria Motility.
Article on Radio Canada: Les bactéries marchent aussi...à leur façon.
Article in Le Scienze: I batteri si spostano (un po') come gli esseri umani
Article in Phys.org: How bacteria mobility is like human locomotion
Biofilms: flipping the switch
Pierrat and Persat.
Current Opinion in Microbiology, 2017
A periplasmic polymer curves Vibrio cholerae and promotes pathogenesis
Bartlett, Bratton, Duvshani, Miguel, Sheng, Martin, Nguyen, Persat, Desmarais, VanNieuwenhze, Huang, Zhu, Shaevitz, Gitai.
An Ohmic model for electrokinetic flows of binary asymmetric electrolytes.
Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science, 2016
A scaffold protein connects type IV pili with the Chp chemosensory system to mediate activation of virulence signaling in Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
Inclan, Persat, Greninger, Von Dollen, Johnson, Krogan, Gitai, Engel.
Molecular Microbiology, 2016
Type IV pili mechanochemically regulate virulence factors in Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
Persat, Inclan, Engel, Stone, Gitai.
The mechanical world of bacteria.
Persat, Nadell, Kim, Ingremeau, Siryaporn, Drescher, Wingreen, Bassler, Gitai, Stone.
Bacterial evolution: rewiring modules to get in shape.
Current Biology, 2014
The curved shape of Caulobacter crescentus enhances surface colonization in flow.
Persat, Stone, Gitai.
Nature Communications, 2014
MicroRNA profiling by simultaneous selective isotachophoresis and hybridization with molecular beacons.
Analytical Chemistry, 2011
Quantification of global microRNA abundance by selective isotachophoresis.
Persat, Chivukula, Mendell, Santiago.
Analytical Chemistry, 2010
Purification of nucleic acids from whole blood using isotachophoresis.
Persat, Marshall, Santiago.
Analytical Chemistry, 2009
Basic principles of electrolyte chemistry for microfluidic electrokinetics. Part II: Coupling between ion mobility, electrolysis, and acid-base equilibria.
Persat, Suss, Santiago.
Lab on a Chip, 2009
Basic principles of electrolyte chemistry for microfluidic electrokinetics. Part I: Acid-base equilibria and pH buffers.
Persat, Chambers, Santiago.
Lab on a Chip, 2009
Electrokinetic control of sample splitting at a channel bifurcation using isotachophoresis.
New Journal of Physics, 2009