Publications

  1. AA Granados, MM Crane, LF Montano-Gutierrez, RJ Tanaka, M Voliotis, PS Swain (pdf, SI, pubmed, data)
    Distributing tasks via multiple input pathways increases cellular survival in stress
    eLife 6 (2017) e21415.

  2. PS Swain, K Stevenson, A Leary, LF Montano-Gutierrez, IBN Clark, J Vogel, and T Pilizota (pdf, pubmed, software, data)
    Inferring time derivatives including growth rates using Gaussian processes
    Nat Commun 7 (2016) 13766.

  3. K Stevenson, AF McVey, IBN Clark, PS Swain, and T Pilizota (pdf, pubmed)
    General calibration of microbial growth in microplate readers
    Sci Rep 6 (2016) 38828.

  4. N Popovic, C Marr, and PS Swain (pdf, pubmed)
    A geometric analysis of fast-slow models for stochastic gene expression
    J Math Biol 72 (2016) 87.

  5. S Feng, JF Ollivier, PS Swain, and OS Soyer (pdf, SI, pubmed)
    BioJazz: in silico evolution of cellular networks with unbounded complexity using rule-based modeling
    Nucleic Acids Res 43 (2015) e123.

  6. AY Weisse, DA Oyarzun, V Danos, and PS Swain (pdf, SI, pubmed, SBML/Matlab)
    Mechanistic links between cellular trade-offs, gene expression, and growth
    Proc Nat Acad Sci USA 112 (2015) E1038.

  7. MM Crane, IBN Clark, E Bakker, S Smith, and PS Swain (pdf, SI, pubmed)
    A microfluidic system for studying ageing and dynamic single-cell responses in budding yeast
    PLoS One 9 (2014) e100042.

  8. CG Bowsher and PS Swain (pdf, pubmed)
    Environmental sensing, information transfer, and cellular decision-making
    Curr Opin Biotechnol 28C (2014) 149.

  9. CA Lichten, R White, IBN Clark, and PS Swain (pdf, pubmed, software)
    Unmixing of fluorescence spectra to resolve quantitative time-series measurements of gene expression in plate readers
    BMC Biotechnol 14 (2014) 11.

  10. BMC Martins and PS Swain (pdf, SI, pubmed)
    Ultrasensitivity in phosphorylation-dephosphorylation cycles with little substrate
    PLoS Comput Biol 9 (2013) e1003175.

  11. CG Bowsher, M Voliotis, and PS Swain (pdf, SI, pubmed)
    The fidelity of dynamic signaling by noisy biomolecular networks
    PLoS Comput Biol 9 (2013) e1002965.

  12. D Cottrell, PS Swain, and PF Tupper (pdf, SI, pubmed)
    Stochastic branching-diffusion models for gene expression
    Proc Nat Acad Sci USA 109 (2012) 9699.

  13. CG Bowsher and PS Swain (pdf, SI, summary, pubmed)
    Identifying sources of variation and the flow of information in biochemical networks
    Proc Nat Acad Sci USA 109 (2012) E1320.

  14. JW Young, JC Locke, A Altinok, N Rosenfeld, T Bacarian, PS Swain, E Mjolsness, and MB Elowitz (pdf, pubmed)
    Measuring single-cell gene expression dynamics in bacteria using fluorescence time-lapse microscopy
    Nat Protoc 7 (2011) 80.

  15. BMC Martins and PS Swain (pdf, pubmed)
    Trade-offs and constraints in allosteric sensing
    PLoS Comput Biol 7 (2011) e1002261.

  16. CA Lichten and PS Swain (pdf, pubmed, software)
    A Bayesian method for inferring quantitative information from FRET data
    BMC Biophys 4 (2011) 10.

  17. JF Ollivier, V Shahrezaei, and PS Swain (pdf, SI, pubmed, software)
    Scalable rule-based modelling of allosteric proteins and biochemical networks
    PLoS Comput Biol 6 (2010) e1000975.

  18. MK Malleshaiah, V Shahrezaei, PS Swain, and SW Michnick (pdf, SI, pubmed)
    The scaffold protein Ste5 directly controls a switch-like mating decision in yeast
    Nature 465 (2010) 101.

  19. TJ Perkins and PS Swain (pdf, pubmed)
    Strategies for cellular decision-making
    Mol Syst Biol 5 (2009) 326.

  20. F Siso-Nadal, JJ Fox, SA Laporte, TE Hebert, and PS Swain (pdf, pubmed)
    Signaling pathways can generate robust oscillations in calcium and cAMP
    PLoS One 4 (2009) e7189.

  21. V Shahrezaei and PS Swain (pdf, SI, pubmed, software)
    Analytical distributions for stochastic gene expression
    Proc Nat Acad Sci USA 105 (2008) 17256.
    Please note that Eqn. 13 should read F(z)= [f(z)]a = (1+b-bz)-a.

  22. V Shahrezaei and PS Swain (pdf, pubmed)
    The stochastic nature of biochemical networks
    Curr Opin Biotechnol 19 (2008) 369.

  23. V Shahrezaei, JF Ollivier, and PS Swain (pdf, SI, pubmed, software)
    Colored extrinsic fluctuations and stochastic gene expression
    Mol Syst Biol 4 (2008) 196.

  24. V Gousseva, M Simaan, SA Laporte, and PS Swain (pdf, pubmed)
    Inferring the lifetime of endosomal protein complexes by fluorescence recovery after photobleaching
    Biophys J 94 (2008) 679.

  25. N Rosenfeld, JW Young, U Alon, PS Swain, and MB Elowitz (pdf, pubmed)
    Accurate prediction of gene feedback circuit behavior from component properties
    Mol Syst Biol 3 (2007) 143.

  26. F Siso-Nadal, JF Ollivier, and PS Swain (pdf, pubmed, software)
    Facile: a command-line network compiler for systems biology
    BMC Syst Biol 1 (2007) 36.

  27. E Libby, TJ Perkins, and PS Swain (pdf, SI, pubmed, press)
    Noisy information processing through transcriptional regulation
    Proc Nat Acad Sci USA 104 (2007) 7151.

  28. P Lenz and PS Swain (pdf, SI, pubmed)
    An entropic mechanism to generate highly cooperative and specific binding from protein phosphorylations
    Curr Biol 16 (2006) 2150.

  29. PS Swain and A Longtin (pdf, pubmed)
    Noise in genetic and neural networks
    Chaos 16 (2006) 26101.
    A special Chaos issue of tutorial articles highlighting and contrasting stochastic modelling in genetic and neural systems (table of contents).

  30. N Rosenfeld, TJ Perkins, U Alon, MB Elowitz, and PS Swain (pdf, pubmed, software)
    A fluctuation method to quantify in vivo fluorescence data
    Biophys J 91 (2006) 759.

  31. S Ramanathan and PS Swain (pdf, pubmed)
    Tracing the sources of cellular variation
    Dev Cell 9 (2005) 576.

  32. N Rosenfeld, JW Young, U Alon, PS Swain, and MB Elowitz (pdf, SI, pubmed)
    Gene regulation at the single-cell level
    Science 307 (2005) 1962.

  33. PS Swain (pdf, pubmed)
    Efficient attenuation of stochasticity in gene expression through post-transcriptional control
    J Mol Biol 344 (2004) 965.

  34. PS Swain, MB Elowitz, and ED Siggia (pdf, SI, pubmed)
    Intrinsic and extrinsic contributions to stochasticity in gene expression
    Proc Nat Acad Sci USA 99 (2002) 12795.

  35. MB Elowitz, AJ Levine, ED Siggia, and PS Swain (pdf, SI, pubmed)
    Stochastic gene expression in a single cell
    Science 297 (2002) 1183.

  36. PS Swain and ED Siggia (pdf, pubmed)
    The role of proof-reading in signal transduction specificity
    Biophys J 82 (2002) 2928.

  37. PS Swain and D Andelman (pdf)
    Supported membranes on chemically structured and rough surfaces
    Phys Rev E 63 (2001) 051911.

  38. R Lipowsky, P Lenz, and PS Swain (pdf)
    Wetting and dewetting of structured and imprinted surfaces
    Colloid Surface A 161 (2000) 3.

  39. PS Swain and R Lipowsky (pdf)
    Wetting between structured surfaces: liquid bridges and induced forces
    Europhys Lett 49 (2000) 203.

  40. PS Swain and D Andelman (pdf)
    The influence of surface structure on membrane adhesion
    Langmuir 15 (1999) 8902.

  41. PS Swain and R Lipowsky (pdf)
    Contact angles on heterogeneous surfaces: a new look at Cassie's and Wenzel's laws
    Langmuir 14 (1998) 6772.

  42. PS Swain and AO Parry (pdf)
    Corrugation induced first-order wetting: an effective Hamiltonian study
    Eur Phys J B 4 (1998) 459.

  43. AO Parry and PS Swain (pdf)
    Coupled Hamiltonians and three dimensional short-range wetting transitions
    Physica A 250 (1998) 167.

  44. AO Parry and PS Swain (pdf)
    Multi-field effective Hamiltonian theory
    Fluid Phase Equilibr 150 (1998) 573.

  45. PS Swain and AO Parry (pdf)
    Two parameters for three dimensional wetting transitions
    Europhys Lett 37 (1997) 207.

  46. AO Parry and PS Swain (pdf)
    Correlation function algebra for inhomogeneous fluids
    J Phys: Condens Matter 9 (1997) 2351.

  47. PS Swain and AO Parry (pdf)
    An exact solution for two dimensional wetting with a corrugated wall
    J Phys A 30 (1997) 4597.

  48. AO Parry, PS Swain, and JA Fox (pdf)
    Fluid adsorption at a non-planar wall: roughness induced first-order wetting
    J Phys: Condens Matter 8 (1996) L659.

  49. AO Parry, CJ Boulter, and PS Swain (pdf)
    Coupled fluctuations near critical wetting
    Phys Rev E 52 (1995) R5768.


Book chapters

  1. TJ Perkins, AY Weisse, and PS Swain (pdf)
    Chance and memory
    Quantitative biology: from molecular to cellular systems (2012) edited by ME Wall (CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida).


Lecture notes

  1. PS Swain (pdf)
    Lecture notes on stochastic models in systems biology
    arXiv (last updated 2010).