Computation in Cells and Tissues: Perspectives and Tools of Thought / Edition 1

Computation in Cells and Tissues: Perspectives and Tools of Thought / Edition 1

by R. Paton
     
 

ISBN-10: 3642055699

ISBN-13: 9783642055690

Pub. Date: 11/30/2013

Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg

This book deals with key issues in the emerging interdisciplinary area involving cellular systems, computational modelling, and biologically inspired computing. This highly multidisciplinary book offers a unique blend of topical contributions that are written by biologists, computer scientists and mathematicians with non-expert readers in mind. It reflects

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This book deals with key issues in the emerging interdisciplinary area involving cellular systems, computational modelling, and biologically inspired computing. This highly multidisciplinary book offers a unique blend of topical contributions that are written by biologists, computer scientists and mathematicians with non-expert readers in mind. It reflects important trends and developments in this exciting field of science. The volume can serve as a textbook and reference book for advanced students and computer scientists, biologists, and mathematicians.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783642055690
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date:
11/30/2013
Series:
Natural Computing Series
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2004
Pages:
345
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.76(d)

Table of Contents

CytoComputational Systems — Perspectives and Tools of Thought.- Cells in Telecommunications.- Symbiogenesis as a Machine Learning Mechanism.- An Overview of Artificial Immune Systems.- Embryonics and Immunotronics: Biologically Inspired Computer Science Systems.- Biomedical Applications of Micro and Nano Technologies.- Macromolecules, Genomes and Ourselves.- Models of Genetic Regulatory Networks.- A Model of Bacterial Adaptability Based on Multiple Scales of Interaction: COSMIC.- Stochastic Computations in Neurons and Neural Networks.- Spatial Patterning in Explicitly Cellular Environments: Activity-Regulated Juxtacrine Signalling.- Modelling the GH Release System.- Hierarchies of Machines.- Models of Recombination in Ciliates.- Developing Algebraic Models of Protein Signalling Agents.- Categorical Language and Hierarchical Models for Cell Systems.- Mathematical Systems Biology: Genomic Cybernetics.- What Kinds of Natural Processes can be Regarded as Computations?.- List of Contributors.

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