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Biology, Mathematics, and a Mathematical Biology Laboratory

  • Ronald W. Shonkwiler
  • James Herod
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Part of the Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics book series (UTM)

Abstract

Mathematics and biology have a synergistic relationship. Biology produces interesting problems, mathematics provides models to understand them, and biology returns to test the mathematical models. Recent advances in computer algebra systems have facilitated the manipulation of complicated mathematical systems. This has made it possible for scientists to focus on understanding mathematical biology, rather than on the formalities of obtaining solutions to equations.

Keywords

Mathematical Biology Real System Lyme Disease Computer Algebra System Symbolic Form 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of MathematicsGeorgia Institute of TechnologyAtlantaUSA

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