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Dr. Eirikur Palsson, Assistant Professor

Mathematical Biology

Selected Publications

10 Palsson, Eirikur, Excitability of Dictyostelium discoideum is regulated by the ratio of membrane bound to secreted phosphodiesterase. Submitted to PNAS (2008)
9 Palsson, Eirikur, A 3-D model used to explore how cell adhesion and stiffness affect cell sorting and movement in multicellular systems. (2008) Journal of Theoretical Biology, Vol 254, pp. 1-13
8 Palsson, Eirikur, Modeling Wave Propagation, Chemotaxis, Cell Adhesion and Cell Sorting: Examples with Dictyostelium, Using a 3-D Cell-Based Model In Modeling Biology, Structures, Behaviors, Evolution, Vienna Series in Theoretical Biology (2007). pp. 165-194 MIT Press Cambridge, USA. Edited by Manfred D. Laubichler and Gerd B. Muller
7 Palsson, Eirikur, A 3-D deformable ellipsoidal cell model, with cell adhesion and signaling. In Single-Cell-Based Models in Biology and Medicine (2007) pp 271-299 Birkhuser Basel Edited by Alexander R.A. Anderson, Mark A.J. Chaplain and Katarzyna A. Rejniak
6 Palsson, Eirikur. A three dimensional model of cell movement in multicellular systems. (2001) Future Generation Computer Systems (Elsevier) vol. 17 pp 835-852.
5 Palsson, E. & Othmer, H. A Model for Individual and Collective Cell Movement in Dictyostelium discoi deum. PNAS (2000 vol. 97 pp 10448-10453)
4 Palsson, E. & Cox, E.C. Selection for spiral waves in the social amoebae Dictyostelium. (1997) Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, Vol 94, pp 13719-13723
3 Palsson, E. & Cox, E.C. On the origin of spiral waves in aggregating Dictyostelium. (1997) in Dictyostelium - A Model System for Cell and Developmental Biology,< /EM> ed Y.Maeda, K.Inouye and I.Takeuchi (Universal Acadamy press, Tokyo) pp.411-423

2 Palsson, Eirikur. The cAMP signaling system in Dictyostelium discoideum. Phd Thesis 1996 Princeton University
1 Palsson, E. & Cox, E.C. Origin and evolution of circular waves and spirals in Dictyostelium discoideum territories. (1996) Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci . USA Vol 93, pp.1151-1155