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Nonlinear Models of DNA Dynamics

  • Andrew Rubin
  • Galina Riznichenko
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Part of the Biological and Medical Physics, Biomedical Engineering book series (BIOMEDICAL)

Abstract

To understand the mechanisms that mediate the activity of biological systems at the molecular and subcellular levels, it is necessary to study the physical processes involving biological macromolecules. Following this approach, application of the ideas and methods of modern nonlinear physics turns out to be especially productive. Up-to-date nonlinear DNA physics is a special field of scientific research that makes it possible to considerably promote our understanding of the laws underlying the function of this molecule of life.

Keywords

Mechanical Analog Double Helix Rotational Oscillation Flat Wave Promoter Domain 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrew Rubin
    • 1
  • Galina Riznichenko
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiophysicsLomonosov Moscow State UniversityMoscowRussia

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