Bacterial Gliding Motility: Rolling Out a Consensus Model. Academic Article uri icon


  • Some bacteria glide mysteriously on surfaces without using flagella, pili, or other external appendages. Recent studies suggest how gliding motors in the inner membrane may transduce force to the cell surface.

published proceedings

  • Curr Biol

altmetric score

  • 3.75

author list (cited authors)

  • Nan, B.

citation count

  • 18

complete list of authors

  • Nan, Beiyan

publication date

  • February 2017