Time constant for sub-saturating response in chemotaxis

Value 4 seconds
Organism Bacteria Escherichia coli
Reference Segall JE, Block SM, Berg HC. Temporal comparisons in bacterial chemotaxis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1986 Dec83(23):8987-91PubMed ID3024160
Method Researchers compared the results of impulse, small-step, ramp, and sine-wave experiments and have found them to be internally consistent.
Entered by Tom Shimizu
ID 100189