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- Phillips, Rob (Robert Brooks), 1960-
- New York : Garland Science, 2009.
xxiv, 807 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
- Medical subjects:
Cells -- ultrastructure.
Why: biology by the numbers
What and where: construction plans for cells and organisms
When: stopwatches at many scales
Who: "bless the little beasties"
Life at rest
Mechanical and chemical equilibrium in the living cell
Two-state systems: from ion channels to cooperative binding
Random walks and the structure of macromolecules
Electrostatics for salty solutions
Beam theory: architecture for cells and skeletons
Biological membranes: life in two dimensions
Life in motion
The mathematics of water
A statistical view of biological dynamics
Life in crowded and disordered environments
Rate equations and dynamics in the cell
Dynamics of molecular motors
Biological electricity and the Hodgkin-Huxley model
The meaning of life
Sequences, specificity, and evolution
Network organization in space and time
Whither physical biology?.
- Local notes:
- Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Harry E. Humphreys Book Fund.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Hazel M. Hussong Fund.
- Kondev, Jane.
Hazel M. Hussong Fund.
Harry E. Humphreys Book Fund.
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