Mathematical Modeling of Biological Systems, Volume I

Cellular Biophysics, Regulatory Networks, Development, Biomedicine, and Data Analysis

  • Andreas Deutsch
  • Lutz Brusch
  • Helen Byrne
  • Gerda de Vries
  • Hanspeter Herzel

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVIII
  2. Cellular Biophysics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Ilya B. Kovalenko, Galina Yu. Riznichenko
      Pages 3-9
    3. Andrea Gamba, Antonio de Candia, Stefano Di Talia, Antonio Coniglio, Federico Bussolino, Guido Serini
      Pages 23-32
    4. Lutz Brusch, Perla Del Conte-Zerial, Yannis Kalaidzidis, Jochen Rink, Bianca Habermann, Marino Zerial et al.
      Pages 33-46
  3. Regulatory Networks

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 69-69
    2. Hilary S. Booth, Conrad J. Burden, Markus Hegland, Lucia Santoso
      Pages 71-81
    3. Delphine Ropers, Hidde de Jong, Jean-Luc Gouzé, Michel Page, Dominique Schneider, Johannes Geiselmann
      Pages 83-95
    4. Florian Centler, Pietro Speroni di Fenizio, Naoki Matsumaru, Peter Dittrich
      Pages 105-119
  4. Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 139-139
    2. Toshio Sekimura, Anotida Madzvamuse, Philip K. Maini
      Pages 142-148
    3. Jörn Starruß, Fernando Peruani, Markus Bär, Andreas Deutsch
      Pages 163-174
    4. John R. King, Susan J. Franks
      Pages 175-182
  5. Biomedical Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 191-191
    2. Jasmina Panovska, Helen M. Byrne, Philip K. Maini
      Pages 205-216
    3. Andrew M. Stein, David A. Vader, Leonard M. Sander, David A. Weitz
      Pages 217-224
    4. Katalin Bartha, Heiko Rieger
      Pages 226-238
    5. Jean Clairambault, Philippe Michel, Benoît Perthame
      Pages 239-251
    6. Adam Moroz, David Ian Wimpenny
      Pages 253-262
    7. Michael J. Plank, Andrew Comerford, David J.N. Wall, Tom David
      Pages 263-274
    8. Carlos Trenado, Daniel J. Strauss
      Pages 275-280
    9. Roman Cherniha, Vasyl’ Dutka, Joanna Stachowska-Pietka, Jacek Waniewski
      Pages 281-288
    10. G.J. Sibona, G.J. Sibona, G.J. Sibona
      Pages 289-297
    11. Giulia Menconi, Marco Franciosi, Claudio Bonanno, Jacopo Bellazzini
      Pages 313-320
  6. Data Analysis and Model Validation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 321-321
    2. Conrad J. Burden, Yvonne E. Pittelkow, Susan R. Wilson
      Pages 323-336
    3. Ralf Bortfeldt, Alexander Herrmann, Heike Pospisil, Stefan Schuster
      Pages 337-349
    4. Joanna Polańska, Piotr Widĺak, Joanna Rzeszowska-Wolny, Marek Kimmel, Andrzej Polański
      Pages 351-359
    5. Krzysztof Simek, Michal Jarzab
      Pages 361-372
  7. Back Matter

About this book


This two-volume, interdisciplinary work is a unified presentation of a broad range of state-of-the-art topics in the rapidly growing field of mathematical modeling in the biological sciences. Highlighted throughout both works are mathematical and computational approaches to examine central problems in the life sciences, ranging from the organizational principles of individual cells to the dynamics of large populations.

Volume I covers a number of areas, including:

* Cellular Biophysics

* Regulatory Networks

* Developmental Biology

* Biomedical Applications

* Data Analysis and Model Validation

Volume II examines a diverse range of subjects, including:

* Epidemiology

* Evolution and Ecology

* Immunology

* Neural Systems and the Brain

* Innovative Mathematical Methods and Education

Both volumes will be excellent reference texts for a broad audience of researchers, practitioners, and advanced students in this rapidly growing field at the intersection of applied mathematics, experimental biology and medicine, computational biology, biochemistry, computer science, and physics.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Andreas Deutsch
    • 1
  • Lutz Brusch
    • 2
  • Helen Byrne
    • 3
  • Gerda de Vries
    • 4
  • Hanspeter Herzel
    • 5
  1. 1.Center for Information Services and High Performance ComputingTechnische Universität Dresden01062 DresdenGermany
  2. 2.Center for Information Services and High Performance ComputingTechnische Universität Dresden01062 DresdenGermany
  3. 3.Centre for Mathematical Medicine School of Mathematical SciencesUniversity of NottinghamNottinghamU.K
  4. 4.Department of Mathematical and Statistical SciencesUniversity of AlbertaEdmontonCanada
  5. 5.Institute of Theoretical BiologyHumboldt-Universität zu Berlin Invalidenstraße 4310115 BerlinGermany

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