An Introduction to Mathematical Biology by Linda J.S. Allen
By Linda J.S. Allen
KEY BENEFIT: This reference introduces numerous mathematical types for organic platforms, and offers the mathematical conception and methods priceless in reading these types. fabric is geared up in response to the mathematical thought instead of the organic program. includes functions of mathematical concept to organic examples in every one bankruptcy. makes a speciality of deterministic mathematical versions with an emphasis on predicting the qualitative answer habit over the years. Discusses classical mathematical types from inhabitants , together with the Leslie matrix version, the Nicholson-Bailey version, and the Lotka-Volterra predator-prey version. additionally discusses newer types, similar to a version for the Human Immunodeficiency Virus - HIV and a version for flour beetles. KEY MARKET: Readers seeking an effective historical past within the arithmetic at the back of modeling in biology and publicity to a wide selection of mathematical versions in biology.
Diffusion Processes and Related Topics in Biology by Luigi M. Ricciardi
By Luigi M. Ricciardi
These notes are according to a one-quarter direction given on the division of Biophysics and Theoretical Biology of the collage of Chicago in 1916. The path was once directed to graduate scholars within the department of organic Sciences with pursuits in inhabitants biology and neurobiology. just a moderate acquaintance with likelihood and differential equations is needed of the reader. workouts are interwoven with the textual content to inspire the reader to play a extra lively position and hence facilitate his digestion of the cloth. One goal of those notes is to supply a heuristic technique, utilizing as little arithmetic as attainable, to yes features of the idea of stochastic techniques which are being more and more hired in a few of the inhabitants biol ogy and neurobiology literature. whereas the topic can be classical, the nov elty right here lies within the procedure and viewpoint, really within the applica tions reminiscent of the method of the neuronal firing challenge and its comparable dif fusion approximations. it's a excitement to thank Professors Richard C. Lewontin and Arnold J.F. Siegert for his or her curiosity and aid, and Mrs. Angell Pasley for her first-class and cautious typing. I . PRELIMINARIES 1. Terminology and Examples give some thought to an test laid out in: a) the experiment's results, ~, forming the gap S; b) yes subsets of S (called occasions) and by way of the chances of those events.
Maths from Scratch for Biologists by Alan J. Cann
By Alan J. Cann
The e-book is excellent, yet you want to have already got reviewed these forgotten math options equivalent to uncomplicated algebra and some different issues that the writer purposely skipped to get to the main points of the book.
Unfortunately i stopped up returning it after understanding I most likely desire a publication not just to refresh a few of the innovations and formulation, but in addition supply me extra distinct exercises.
I learn a couple of chapters yet felt misplaced and not using a consultant. however the e-book is a brilliant reference for these already acquainted with so much mathematical strategies. the writer does clarify how you can follow them rather well and the examples are of excellent use.
Before buying this e-book, specially in case you are coming into the technology box or beginning collage classes in technological know-how, be sure to get accustomed to algebra, trigonometry, calculus, and so forth. sooner than diving into this beneficial ebook. Then purchase it! another way for these already into it, it is a very small, prepared and nice publication so you might hold in a small handbag if you trip on public transportation.
Tanzsprache und Orientierung der Bienen by Karl von Frisch
By Karl von Frisch
Seit mehr als 50 Jahren sind die Bienen in unserem Institut, wie in der Zeit der Ferien am Wolfgangsee, die Lieblingstiere meiner wissensGhaftlichen Arbeit. Ihr Farbensehen, ihr Riechen und Schmecken und die Beziehungen ihrer Sinnes leistungen zur Blumenwelt, ihre "Sprache" und ihr Orientierungsvermogen - das conflict das ratselvolle Wunderland, das zu immer weiterem Vordringen lockte. All mahlich haben sie uns aus der Schatzkammer ihres Daseins viele Neuigkeiten verraten. Diese hauften sich im Laufe der Jahre und verlangten immer dringender nach einer Besinnung und Dbersicht. Der Plan, dieses Buch zu schreiben, besteht daher schon lange. Aber groBe LUcken in unseren Kenntnissen waren so storend, wie die weiBen Flecken fUr den Betrachter der alten Erdkarten. Der Wunsch, ein moglichst geschlossenes Bild zu geben, rief immer wieder yom Schreibtisch zum test, urn tieferen Einblick zu gewinnen - und jede neue Einsicht stellt neue Fragen. Ein Ende kommt nicht von selbst. guy muB es schlieBlich setzen. Ich warfare bemUht, aHgemein verstandlich zu schreiben und hoffe, daB auch noch in unserer Zeit, die immer mehr zur Spezialisierung drangt und immer weniger MuBestunden kennt, die Biene das Interesse weiterer Kreise fesseln kann. Sie hat es durch Jahrtausende vermocht. Mancher Unvollkommenheiten bin ich mir bewuBt. Nichts Besseres konnte ich mir wUnschen, als daB sie anderen als Anreiz dienen, die Arbeit fortzufUhren. Dem Springer-Verlag fUhle ich mich fUr sein Entgegenkommen und die gute Ausstattung des Buches in Dankbarkeit verbunden. MUnchen, im Marz 1965 ok. v. FRISCH Inhaltsiibersicht Einleitung . . . . . . .
The Molds and Man: An Introduction to the Fungi by Clyde Martin Christensen
By Clyde Martin Christensen
An advent to the Fungi. No dirt jacket.Hardback, ex-library, with ordinary stamps and markings, in reasonable all around
Menschen-Bilder: Darstellungen des Humanen in der by Markus Hilgert, Michael Wink
By Markus Hilgert, Michael Wink
International renommierte Autoren zeichnen in Band fifty four der Heidelberger Jahrbücher „Menschen-Bilder“ und stellen damit das „Humane in der Wissenschaft“ dar. Dabei legen sie cutting edge Fragestellungen zugrunde und betrachten diese Menschen-Bilder je nach wissenschaftlicher Disziplin aus ganz unterschiedlichen Blickwinkeln.
NMR of Biomolecules: Towards Mechanistic Systems Biology by Ivano Bertini, Kathleen S. McGreevy, Giacomo Parigi
By Ivano Bertini, Kathleen S. McGreevy, Giacomo Parigi
NMR is likely one of the strongest tools for imaging of biomolecules. This booklet is the last word NMR advisor for researchers within the biomedical group and offers not just historical past and sensible assistance but additionally a ahead taking a look view at the way forward for NMR in structures biology.Content:
Chapter 1 NMR and its position in Mechanistic platforms Biology (pages 1–5): Prof. Dr. Ivano Bertini, Kathleen S. McGreevy and Prof. Giacomo Parigi
Chapter 2 constitution of Biomolecules: basics (pages 7–32): Lucia Banci, Francesca Cantini, Mirko Cevec, Hendrik R. A. Jonker, Senada Nozinovic, Christian Richter and Harald Schwalbe
Chapter three What could be realized in regards to the constitution and Dynamics of Biomolecules from NMR (pages 33–50): Lucio Ferella, Antonio Rosato, Paola Turano and Janez Plavec
Chapter four choice of Protein constitution and Dynamics (pages 51–94): Lucio Ferella, Antonio Rosato and Paola Turano
Chapter five DNA (pages 96–116): Janez Plavec
Chapter 6 RNA (pages 118–135): Richard Stefl and Vladimir Sklenar
Chapter 7 Intrinsically Disordered Proteins (pages 136–152): Isabella C. Felli, Roberta Pierattelli and Peter Tompa
Chapter eight Paramagnetic Molecules (pages 154–171): Ivano Bertini, Claudio Luchinat and Giacomo Parigi
Chapter nine NMR Methodologies for the research of Protein–Protein Interactions (pages 173–194): Tobias Madl and Michael Sattler
Chapter 10 Metal?Mediated Interactions (pages 196–203): Simone Ciofi?Baffoni
Chapter eleven Protein–Paramagnetic Protein Interactions (pages 204–217): Peter H. J. Keizers, Yoshitaka Hiruma and Marcellus Ubbink
Chapter 12 Protein–RNA Interactions (pages 218–236): Vijayalaxmi Manoharan, Jose Manuel Perez?Canadillas and Andres Ramos
Chapter thirteen Protein–DNA Interactions (pages 238–252): Lidija Kovacic and Rolf Boelens
Chapter 14 High?Throughput Screening and Fragment?Based layout: basic concerns for Lead Discovery and Optimization (pages 253–263): Maurizio Pellecchia
Chapter 15 Ligand?Observed NMR in Fragment?Based techniques (pages 264–280): Pawel Sledz, Chris Abell and Alessio Ciulli
Chapter sixteen Interactions of Metallodrugs with DNA (pages 282–296): Hong?Ke Liu and Peter J. Sadler
Chapter 17 RNA as a Drug aim (pages 298–313): Jan?Peter Ferner, Elke Duchardt Ferner, Jorg Rinnenthal, Janina greenback, Jens Wohnert and Harald Schwalbe
Chapter 18 Fluorine NMR Spectroscopy for Biochemical Screening in Drug Discovery (pages 314–327): Claudio Dalvit
Chapter 19 NMR of Peptides (pages 328–344): Johannes G. Beck, Andreas O. Frank and Horst Kessler
Chapter 20 Biomolecular Solid?State NMR/Basics (pages 345–364): Emeline Barbet?Massin and Guido Pintacuda
Chapter 21 Protein Dynamics within the strong country (pages 366–375): Jozef R. Lewandowski and Lyndon Emsley
Chapter 22 Microcrystalline Proteins – a great Benchmark for method improvement (pages 376–392): W. Trent Franks, Barth?Jan van Rossum, Benjamin Bardiaux, Enrico Ravera, Giacomo Parigi, Claudio Luchinat and Hartmut Oschkinat
Chapter 23 Structural reports of Protein Fibrils by means of Solid?State NMR (pages 394–405): Anja Bockmann and Beat H. Meier
Chapter 24 Solid?State NMR on Membrane Proteins: equipment and functions (pages 406–417): A. A. Cukkemane, M. Renault and M. Baldus
Chapter 25 Dynamic Nuclear Polarization (pages 419–431): Thomas F. Prisner
Chapter 26 13C Direct Detection NMR (pages 432–443): Isabella C. Felli and Roberta Pierattelli
Chapter 27 dashing up Multidimensional NMR information Acquisition (pages 444–465): Bernhard Brutscher, Dominique Marion and Lucio Frydman
Chapter 28 Metabolomics (pages 466–477): Leonardo Tenori
Chapter 29 In?Cell Protein NMR Spectroscopy (pages 478–494): David S. Burz, David Cowburn, Kaushik Dutta and Alexander Shekhtman
Chapter 30 Structural research of Cell?Free Expressed Membrane Proteins (pages 496–508): Solmaz Sobhanifar, Sina Reckel, Frank Lohr, Frank Bernhard and Volker Dotsch
Chapter 31 Grid Computing (pages 509–518): Antonio Rosato
Chapter 32 Protein–Protein Docking with HADDOCK (pages 520–535): Christophe Schmitz, Adrien S. J. Melquiond, Sjoerd J. de Vries, Ezgi Karaca, Marc van Dijk, Panagiotis L. Kastritis and Alexandre M. J. J. Bonvin
Chapter 33 computerized Protein constitution selection tools (pages 536–546): Paul Guerry and Torsten Herrmann
Chapter 34 NMR constitution selection of Protein–Ligand Complexes (pages 548–561): Ulrich Schieborr, Sridhar Sreeramulu and Harald Schwalbe
Chapter 35 Small attitude X?Ray Scattering/Small perspective Neutron Scattering as tools Complementary to NMR (pages 562–574): M. V. Petoukhov and D. I. Svergun
Data-driven Modelling of Structured Populations: A Practical by Stephen P. Ellner, Visit Amazon's Dylan Z. Childs Page,
By Stephen P. Ellner, Visit Amazon's Dylan Z. Childs Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Dylan Z. Childs, , Mark Rees
This publication is a “How To” consultant for modeling inhabitants dynamics utilizing crucial Projection types (IPM) ranging from observational information. it truly is written by way of a number one study crew during this zone and comprises code within the R language (in the textual content and on-line) to hold out all computations. The meant viewers are ecologists, evolutionary biologists, and mathematical biologists drawn to constructing data-driven types for animal and plant populations. IPMs could seem demanding as they contain integrals. the purpose of this publication is to demystify IPMs, in order that they turn into the version of selection for populations dependent through measurement or different continually various qualities. The publication makes use of actual examples of accelerating complexity to teach how the life-cycle of the examine organism obviously results in the proper statistical research, which leads on to the IPM itself. quite a lot of version forms and analyses are awarded, together with version building, computational tools, and the underlying conception, with the extra technical fabric in containers and Appendices. Self-contained R code which replicates all the figures and calculations in the textual content is out there to readers on GitHub.
Stephen P. Ellner is Horace White Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Cornell collage, united states; Dylan Z. Childs is Lecturer and NERC Postdoctoral Fellow within the division of Animal and Plant Sciences on the college of Sheffield, united kingdom; Mark Rees is Professor within the division of Animal and Plant Sciences on the college of Sheffield, UK.
The Mechanistic Conception of Life: Biological Essays by Jacques Loeb
By Jacques Loeb
Excerpt from The Mechanistic belief of existence: organic Essays
The essays contained during this quantity have been written on range ent events quite often according to requests for a favored presentation of the result of the author's investigations. The name of the amount characterizes their normal tendency as an try and learn lifestyles from a in basic terms physico-chemical view element. due to the fact that they deal to a wide quantity with the private paintings of the writer, repetition used to be unavoidable, yet in View of the technical problems provided through the various subject matters this can serve to facilitate the certainty of the subject.
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BMP Receptor by Reddi A.
By Reddi A.
Bone morphogenetic proteins (BMPs) are osteotro-phic and osteoinductive cytokines. BMPs are pleio-tropic cytokines with activities not just on bone and cartilage but in addition on mind, enamel, epidermis, center, lung, kidney, and a number of different tissues. They act on chemotaxis. mitosis, differentiation, mobile survival and mobilephone demise. The organic activities of BMPs are med-iated through binding to express BMP receptors forms I and II. there's a collaboration among the receptors and downstream substrates similar to receptor-regulated R-Smads 1, five, and eight. The phosphorylated R-Smads accomplice with Co-Smad. Smad4. and input the nucleus to start up the transcription of BMP-responsive genes. Smad6 inhibits the job of sort I BMP receptor protein kinase. hence, the BMP receptors supply a finely regulated homeostatic process with tests and balances.