Picture of Open Access badges

Discover Open Access research at Strathprints

It's International Open Access Week, 24-30 October 2016. This year's theme is "Open in Action" and is all about taking meaningful steps towards opening up research and scholarship. The Strathprints institutional repository is a digital archive of University of Strathclyde research outputs. Explore recent world leading Open Access research content by University of Strathclyde researchers and see how Strathclyde researchers are committing to putting "Open in Action".


Image: h_pampel, CC-BY

Structural instability in an autophosphorylating kinase switch

Grinfeld, M. and Webb, S.D. (2009) Structural instability in an autophosphorylating kinase switch. Mathematical Biosciences, 219 (2). pp. 92-96. ISSN 0025-5564

PDF (strathprints013399.pdf)

Download (276kB) | Preview


We analyse a simple kinase model that exhibits bistability when there is no protein turnover, and show analytically that the property of being bistable is not necessarily conserved when degradation and synthesis of the kinase are taken into account.