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Cell populations

  • Wim J. Voorn
  • Arthur L. Koch
  • P. A. C. Raats
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Biomathematics book series (LNBM, volume 68)

Abstract

In the case of cell poplulations we seldomly can do any direct measurements on the level of the individuals. So in cell biology the inverse problem is paramount: we have to infer the dynamical properties of the individuals from population observations. The paper by Voorn & Koch exemplifies this (also compare part A section 1.4.4). In it a very general procedure is described for connecting various size related statistics on the p- and --levels.

Keywords

Reference Configuration Equal Division Deformation Gradient Tensor Cell Size Distribution Fission Rate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wim J. Voorn
    • 1
  • Arthur L. Koch
    • 2
  • P. A. C. Raats
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Electron Microscopy and Molecular CytologyUniversity of AmsterdamThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Department of BiologyIndiana UniversityBloomington, IndianaUSA
  3. 3.Institute for Soil FertilityHaren (Gr.)The Netherlands

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