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Associate, HMS

Felix Barber

Associate, HMS


For my PhD research, I’m trying to understand how cells coordinate growth and division to regulate their size, and am studying this question in budding yeast. Coming from a physics and maths background, my research combines methods in stochastic modeling and experimental microbiology. In addition to my research project I’m also pursuing a specialization in computational science and engineering.

Selected Publications

Barber, F, Ho, PY, Murray, AW, and Amir, A. (2017) Details Matter: Noise and Model Structure Set the Relationship between Cell Size and Cell Cycle Timing. Front Cell Dev Biol, 5:92  Read Article