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Systems Biology

Principles, Methods, and Concepts, 1st Edition

Edited by A.K. Konopka

CRC Press

256 pages

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With extraordinary clarity,the Systems Biology: Principles, Methods, and Concepts focuses on the technical practical aspects of modeling complex or organic general systems. It also provides in-depth coverage of modeling biochemical, thermodynamic, engineering, and ecological systems. Among other methods and concepts based in logic, computer

Table of Contents

Systems Biology: Elements and Basic Concepts. Understanding through Modeling: A Historical Perspective and Review of Biochemical Systems Theory as a Powerful Tool for Systems Biology. Thermostatics: A Poster Child of Systems Thinking. Friesian Epistemology. Reconsidering the Notion of the Organic. The Metaphor of Chaos . Biological Complexity: An Engineering Perspective. The von Neumann's Self-Replicator and a Critique of Its Misconceptions . The Mathematical Structure of Thermodynamics. References. Systems Biology: A Glossary of Terms.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / General
SCIENCE / Biotechnology
SCIENCE / Chemistry / General
SCIENCE / Physics