Figure 8.

Vorticity and contraction times. Contraction time to a semi-aster tcont/τb (left axis; solid circles) and vorticity <a onClick="popup('http://www.biomedcentral.com/2046-1682/4/18/mathml/M11','MathML',630,470);return false;" target="_blank" href="http://www.biomedcentral.com/2046-1682/4/18/mathml/M11">View MathML</a> (right axis; open squares) versus pressure P/P0 for kA/kD = 35 and kMτb = 7.5 × 10-3. The contraction time was determined by the fit of the radius to a hyperbolic tangent, or assigned the maximum value of tcont = 1.6 × 104τb if no contraction had occurred within this time. Each point represents 5 independent runs.

Head et al. BMC Biophysics 2011 4:18   doi:10.1186/2046-1682-4-18
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