Mathematical Modeling of Biological Systems, Volume I: Cellular Biophysics, Regulatory Networks, Development, Biomedicine, and Data Analysis (Modeling

Mathematical Modeling of Biological Systems, Volume I: Cellular Biophysics, Regulatory Networks, Development, Biomedicine, and Data Analysis (Modeling

By: Gerda de Vries (editor), Hans-Peter Herzel (editor), Helen Byrne (editor), Andreas Deutsch (editor), Lutz Brusch (editor)Hardback

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Volume I of this two-volume, interdisciplinary work is a unified presentation of a broad range of state-of-the-art topics in the rapidly growing field of mathematical modeling in the biological sciences. The chapters are thematically organized into the following main areas: cellular biophysics, regulatory networks, developmental biology, biomedical applications, data analysis and model validation. The work will be an excellent reference text for a broad audience of researchers, practitioners, and advanced students in this rapidly growing field at the intersection of applied mathematics, experimental biology and medicine, computational biology, biochemistry, computer science, and physics.

Contents

Preface Part I. Cellular Biophysics Multiparticle Direct Simulation of Photosynthetic Electron Transport Processes / Ilya B. Kovalenko, Galina Yu. Riznichenko Selective Regulation of Protein Activity by Complex Ca2+ Oscillations: A Theoretical Study / Beate Knoke, Marko Marhl, Stefan Schuster Phase Separation in Eukaryotic Directional Sensing / Andrea Gamba, Antonio de Candia, Stefano Di Talia, Antonio Coniglio, Federico Bussolino, Guido Serini Protein Domains of GTPases on Membranes: Do They Rely on Turing's Mechanism? / Lutz Brusch, Perla Del Conte-Zerial, Yannis Kalaidzidis, Jochen Rink, Bianca Habermann, Marino Zerial, Andreas Deutsch In Vitro Tubulogenesis of Endothelial Cells: Analysis of a Bifurcation Process Controlled by a Mechanical Switch / Philippe Tracqui, Patrick Namy, Jacques Ohayon Nonexponential Time Distributions in Biocatalytic Systems: Mass Service Replacing Mass Action / Peter W. Kuhl, Manfred Jobmann Part II. Regulatory Networks A Stochastic Model of Gene Regulation Using the Chemical Master Equation / Hilary S. Booth, Conrad J. Burden, Markus Hegland, Lucia Santoso Piecewise-Linear Models of Genetic Regulatory Networks: Analysis of the Carbon Starvation Response in Escherichia coli / Delphine Ropers, Hidde de Jong, Jean-Luc Gouze, Michel Page, Dominique Schneider, Johannes Geiselmann Predicting Gene Expression from Combined Expression and Promoter Profile Similarity with Application to Missing Value Imputation / Laura L. Elo, Johannes Tuikkala, Olli S. Nevalainen, Tero Aittokallio Chemical Organizations in the Central Sugar Metabolism of Escherichia coli / Florian Centler, Pietro Speroni di Fenizio, Naoki Matsumaru, Peter Dittrich Transition Networks: A Unifying Theme for Molecular Simulation and Computer Science / FrankNoe, Jeremy C. Smith Part III. Development Pigmentation Pattern Formation in Butterfly Wings: Global Patterns on Fore- and Hindwing / Toshio Sekimura, Anotida Madzvamuse, Philip K. Maini Agent-Based Model for Developmental Pattern Formation with Multiscale Dynamics and Varying Cell Geometry / Scott Christley, Stuart A. Newman, Mark S. Alber Bacterial Swarming Driven by Rod Shape / Joern Starruss, Fernando Peruani, Markus Bar, Andreas Deutsch Stability Properties of Some Tissue-Growth Models / John R. King, Susan J. Franks A Modified Backward Euler Scheme for Advection-Reaction-Diffusion Systems / Anotida Madzvamuse Part IV. Biomedical Applications Fractional Transport of Cancer Cells Due to Self-Entrapment by Fission / Alexander Iomin Mathematical Modelling of Vascular Tumour Growth and Implications for Therapy / Jasmina Panovska, Helen M. Byrne, Philip K. Maini A Stochastic Model of Glioblastoma Invasion / Andew M. Stein, David A. Vader, Leonard M. Sander, David A. Weitz Morphology of Tumor Vasculature: A Theoretical Model / Katalin Bartha, Heiko Rieger A Mathematical Model of the Cell Cycle and Its Circadian Control / Jean Clairambault, Philippe Michel, Benoit Perthame Bone Turnover Cycle Model with a Torus-Like Steady State / Adam Moroz, David Ian Wimpenny Modelling the Early Stages of Atherosclerosis / Michael J. Plank, Andrew Comerford, David J.N. Wall, Tom. David Magnetic Nanoparticles for In Vivo Applications: A Numerical Modeling Study / Carlos Trenado, Daniel J. Strauss Fluid Transport in Peritoneal Dialysis: A Mathematical Model and Numerical Solutions / Roman Cherniha, Vasyl' Dutka, Joanna Stachowska-Pietka, Jacek Waniewski Relevance of Intracellular Replication to the Evolution of Chagas' Disease / G.S. Sibona,

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  • ISBN13: 9780817645571
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 382
  • ID: 9780817645571
  • weight: 797
  • ISBN10: 0817645578
  • edition: 2007 ed.

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