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Cell Biology by the Numbers

1st Edition

By Ron Milo, Rob Phillips

Garland Science

400 pages

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A Top 25 CHOICE 2016 Title, and recipient of the CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title (OAT) Award. How much energy is released in ATP hydrolysis? How many mRNAs are in a cell? How genetically similar are two random people? What is faster, transcription or translation?Cell Biology by the Numbers explores these questions and dozens of others provid

Table of Contents

The Path to Biological Numeracy1. Size and Geometry2. Concentrations and Absolute Numbers3. Energies and Forces 4. Rates and Duration5. Information & Errors6. A Quantitative MiscellanyEpilogue

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCI008000
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / General
SCI017000
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Cytology
SCI055000
SCIENCE / Physics