Selected Publications

Full list of publication may be accessed at https://scholar.google.co.il/citations?user=NcV19fEAAAAJ&hl=en&oi=ao  
Noga Mosheiff et al.
PRX 8, 021035
2018
Jiafeng Liu, Orit Gefen and Nathalie Q. Balaban
Cell Systems 
2017
Asher Brauner, Ofer Fridman, Noam Shoresh and Nathalie Q. Balaban
Biophysical Journal  112, 2664-2671
2017
 Irine Ronin, Naama Katsowich, Ilan Rosenshine and Nathalie Q. Balaban
Elife ;6:e19599
2017
Irit Levin-Reisman, Irine Ronin, Orit Gefen, Ilan Braniss,Noam Shoresh, Nathalie Q. Balaban
Science 355, 826-830
2017

TDtest: easy detection of bacterial tolerance and persistence in clinical isolates by a modified disk-diffusion assayt: easy detection of bacterial tolerance and persistence in clinical isolates by a modified disk-diffusion assay Orit Gefen, Betty Chekol, Jacob Strehilevitch and Nathalie Q Balaban 
Scientific Reports 7, Article number 41284

2017
Asher Brauner, Ofer Fridman, Orit Gefen, Nathalie Q Balaban
Nature Reviews Microbiology 14, 320-330
2016
Lineage correlations of single cell division time as a probe of cell-cycle dynamics.
Oded Sandler,Sivan Pearl Mizrahi,Noga Weiss,Oded Agam,Itamar Simon& Nathalie Q. Balaban
Nature 519, 468–471

2015

Systematic identification and quantification of phase variation in commensal and pathogenic Escherichia coli
A Goldberg, O Fridman, I Ronin, NQ Balaban
Genome medicine 6 (11), 1-11

2014

Optimization of lag time underlies antibiotic tolerance in evolved bacterial populations
O Fridman, A Goldberg, I Ronin, N Shoresh, NQ Balaban
Nature 513 (7518), 418-421

2014

Direct observation of single stationary-phase bacteria reveals a surprisingly long period of constant protein production activity
O Gefen, O Fridman, I Ronin, NQ Balaban
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111 (1), 556-561

2014

HipA-mediated antibiotic persistence via phosphorylation of the glutamyl-tRNA-synthetase
I Kaspy, E Rotem, N Weiss, I Ronin, NQ Balaban, G Glaser
Nature communications 4

2013

Stochasticity, Bistability and the Wisdom of Crowds: A Model for Associative Learning in Genetic Regulatory Networks
M Sorek, NQ Balaban, Y Loewenstein
PLoS computational biology 9 (8), e1003179

2013

A problem of persistence: still more questions than answers?
NQ Balaban, K Gerdes, K Lewis, JD McKinney
Nature Reviews Microbiology 11 (8), 587-591

2013

Persistence: mechanisms for triggering and enhancing phenotypic variability
NQ Balaban
Current opinion in genetics & development 21 (6), 768-775

2011

Automated imaging with ScanLag reveals previously undetectable bacterial growth phenotypes
I Levin-Reisman, O Gefen, O Fridman, I Ronin, D Shwa, H Sheftel, ...
Nature methods 7 (9), 737-739

2010

Regulation of phenotypic variability by a threshold-based mechanism underlies bacterial persistence
E Rotem, A Loinger, I Ronin, I Levin-Reisman, C Gabay, N Shoresh, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 107 (28), 12541-12546

2010

The importance of being persistent: heterogeneity of bacterial populations under antibiotic stress
O Gefen, NQ Balaban
FEMS microbiology reviews 33 (4), 704-717

2009

The Moore's Law of microbiology–towards bacterial culture miniaturization with the micro-Petri chip
O Gefen, NQ Balaban
Trends in biotechnology 26 (7), 345-347

2008

Nongenetic individuality in the host–phage interaction
S Pearl, C Gabay, R Kishony, A Oppenheim, NQ Balaban
PLoS biology 6 (5), e120

2008

Single-cell protein induction dynamics reveals a period of vulnerability to antibiotics in persister bacteria
O Gefen, C Gabay, M Mumcuoglu, G Engel, NQ Balaban
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 105 (16), 6145-6149

2008

Szilard's dream
NQ Balaban
Nature methods 2 (9), 648

2005

Bacterial persistence a model of survival in changing environments
E Kussell, R Kishony, NQ Balaban, S Leibler
Genetics 169 (4), 1807-1814

2005

Bacterial persistence as a phenotypic switch
NQ Balaban, J Merrin, R Chait, L Kowalik, S Leibler
Science 305 (5690), 1622-1625

2004

Force and focal adhesion assembly: a close relationship studied using elastic micropatterned substrates
NQ Balaban, US Schwarz, D Riveline, P Goichberg, G Tzur, I Sabanay, ...
Nature cell biology 3 (5), 466-472

2001

Absence of scaling in the integer quantum Hall effect
NQ Balaban, U Meirav, I Bar-Joseph
Physical review letters 81 (22), 4967

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