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作者 Lenz, Peter
書名 Cell Motility
出版項 New York, NY : Springer, 2007
©2008
國際標準書號 9780387730509 (electronic bk.)
9781489989543
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (268 pages)
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computer c rdamedia
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系列 Biological and Medical Physics, Biomedical Engineering Ser
Biological and Medical Physics, Biomedical Engineering Ser
附註 Cell motility is a fascinating example of cell behavior which is fundamentally important to a number of biological and pathological processes. It is based on a complex self-organized mechano-chemical machine consisting of cytoskeletal filaments and molecular motors. In general, the cytoskeleton is responsible for the movement of the entire cell and for movements within the cell. The main challenge in the field of cell motility is to develop a complete physical description on how and why cells move. For this purpose new ways of modeling the properties of biological cells have to be found.This long term goal can only be achieved if new experimental techniques are developed to extract physical information from these living systems and if theoretical models are found which bridge the gap between molecular and mesoscopic length scales. "Cell Motility" gives an authoritative overview of the fundamental biological facts, theoretical models, and current experimental developments in this fascinating area
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鏈接 Print version: Lenz, Peter Cell Motility New York, NY : Springer,c2007 9781489989543
主題 Cells -- Motility
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Alt Author Aizawa, Masuo
Andersen, Olaf S
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