Kate Wilson

Program Years: 2012-2013


Primary: Phillip Bayly

Secondary: Susan Dutcher

Graduate Thesis Title:Probing Mechanical Forces in Flagella by Manipulation of Media Viscosity and Axonemal Structure


Bayly, P. V., & Wilson, K. S. (2015). Analysis of unstable modes distinguishes mathematical models of flagellar motion. Journal of The Royal Society Interface, 12(106), 20150124.

Bayly, P. V., & Wilson, K. S. (2014). Equations of interdoublet separation during flagella motion reveal mechanisms of wave propagation and instability. Biophysical journal, 107(7), 1756-1772.

Horani A, Druley TE, Zariwala MA, Patel AC, Levinson BT, Van Arendonk LG, Thornton KC, Giacalone JC, Albee AJ, Wilson KS, Turner EH, Nickerson DA, Shendure J, Bayly PV, Leigh MW, Knowles MR, Brody SL, Dutcher SK, Ferkol TW. 2012; Whole-exome capture and sequencing identifies HEATR2 mutation as a cause of primary ciliary dyskinesia. Am J Hum Genet. 2012 Oct 5;91(4):685-93. PubMed PMID: 23040496; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3484505.

Horani A, Brody SL, Ferkol TW, Shoseyov D, Wasserman MG, Ta-shma A, Wilson KS, Bayly PV, Amirav I, Cohen-Cymberknoh M, Dutcher SK, Elpeleg O, Kerem E. 2013; CCDC65 mutation causes primary ciliary dyskinesia with normal ultrastructure and hyperkinetic cilia. PLoS One. 2013;8(8):e72299. PubMed PMID: 23991085; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3753302.

K. S. Wilson, O. Gonzalez, S. K. Dutcher, and P. V. Bayly, 2015; ‘Dynein-Deficient Flagella Respond to Increased Viscosity with Contrasting Changes in Power and Recovery Strokes’, Cytoskeleton (Hoboken), 72 (2015), 477-90. (Abstract)