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  • Macroscopic structures generated by microorganisms swimming in a fluid 

    Alarcón, Francisco; Pagonabarraga, Ignacio (Barcelona Supercomputing Center, 2015-05-05)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    It is known that active particles induce emerging patterns as a result of their dynamic interactions, giving rise to amazing collective motions, such as swarming or clustering. Here we present a systematic numerical ...
  • Polarized cortical tension drives zebrafish epiboly movements 

    Hernández-Vega, Amayra; Marsal, María; Pouille, Philippe-Alexandre; Tosi, Sebastien; Colombelli, Julien; Luque, Tomás; Navajas, Daniel; Pagonabarraga, Ignacio; Martín-Blanco, Enrique (EMBOpress, 2016-11-09)
    Article
    Open Access
    The principles underlying the biomechanics of morphogenesis are largely unknown. Epiboly is an essential embryonic event in which three tissues coordinate to direct the expansion of the blastoderm. How and where forces ...