Published January 3, 1960
by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||264|
Society for Experimental Biology (Great Britain). Models and analogues in biology. Cambridge, Published for the Company of Biologists on behalf of the Society for Experimental Biology at the University Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / . by mathematical models, and such models may soon become requisites for describing the behaviour of cellular networks. What this book aims to achieve Mathematical modelling is becoming an increasingly valuable tool for molecular cell biology. Con-sequently, it is important for life scientists to have a background in the relevant mathematical tech-File Size: 5MB. Vitamin D, its metabolites and analogues constitute a valuable group of compounds that can be used to modulate many aspects of osteoblast and osteoclast biology. This chapter reviews the spectrum of the vitamin D compounds available, possible uses of these compounds, and . This book developed from classes in mathematical biology taught by the authors over several years at the Technische Universität München. The main themes are modeling principles, mathematical principles for the analysis of these models and model-based analysis of by: 5.
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