Dr. Rolf Fickentscher

Former Member



  1. R. Fickentscher, P. Struntz, M. Weiss
    Mechanical Cues in the Early Embryogenesis of Caenorhabditis elegans
    Biophys. J., 105, 1735, (2013)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.bpj.2013.09.005
  2. M. Safra, R. Fickentscher, M. Levi-Ferber, Y.M. Danino, A. Haviv-Chesner, M. Hansen, T. Juven-Gershon, M. Weiss, S. Henis-Korenblit
    The FOXO Transcription Factor DAF-16 Bypasses ire-1 Requirement to Promote Endoplasmic Reticulum Homeostasis
    Cell Metab., 20, 870, (2014)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.cmet.2014.09.006
  3. J. Hoffmann, R. Fickentscher, M. Weiss
    Influence of organelle geometry on the apparent binding kinetics of peripheral membrane proteins
    Phys. Rev. E, 91, 022721, (2015)
    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.91.022721
  4. R. Fickentscher, P. Struntz, M. Weiss
    Setting the Clock for Fail-Safe Early Embryogenesis
    Phys. Rev. Lett., 117, 188101, (2016)
    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.117.188101
  5. R. Fickentscher, M. Weiss
    Physical determinants of asymmetric cell divisions in the early development of Caenorhabditis elegans.
    Sci. Rep., 7, 9369, (2017)
    DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-09690-4
  6. R. Fickentscher, S.W. Krauss, M. Weiss
    Anti-correlation of cell volumes and cell-cycle times during the embryogenesis of a simple model organism
    New J. Phys., 20, 113001, (2018)

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    DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/aaea91