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Title Complex systems science in biomedicine / edited by Thomas S. Deisboeck and J. Yasha Kresh.
Imprint New York : Springer, 2006.

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Series Topics in biomedical engineering international book series
Topics in biomedical engineering international book series.
Subject Biomedical engineering -- Mathematical models.
System theory.
Systems Biology.
Systems Theory.
Models, Biological.
Biomedical Engineering -- methods.
Alt Name Deisboeck, Thomas S.
Kresh, J. Yasha.
Description 1 online resource (xix, 864 pages) : illustrations (some color).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Covers the field of systems science involving the application of physics, mathematics, engineering and computational methods and techniques to the study of biomedicine including nonlinear dynamics at the molecular, cellular, multi-cellular tissue, and organismic level. This book is intended for scientists working in the biomedical research field.
Note Print version record.
Contents Integrative Systems View of Life: Perspectives from General Systems Thinking -- Complex Systems Science: The Basics -- Methods and Techniques of Complex Systems Science: An Overview -- Nonlinear Dynamical Systems -- Biological Scaling and Physiological Time: Biomedical Applications -- The Architecture of Biological Networks -- Robustness in Biological Systems: A Provisional Taxonomy -- Complex Adaptive Biosystems: A Multi-Scaled Approach -- Noise in Gene Regulatory Networks -- Modeling RNA Folding -- Protein Networks -- Electronic Cell Environments: Combining Gene, Protein, and Metabolic Networks -- Tensegrity, Dynamic Networks, and Complex Systems Biology: Emergence in Structural and Information Networks Within Living Cells -- Spatiotemporal Dynamics of Eukaryotic Gradient Sensing -- Patterning by EGF Receptor: Models from Drosophila Development -- Developmental Biology: Branching Morphogenesis -- Modeling Cardiac Function -- Cardiac Oscillations and Arrhythmia Analysis -- How Distributed Feedbacks from Multiple Sensors Can Improve System Performance: Immunology and Multiple-Organ Regulation -- Microsimulation of Inducible Reorganization in Immunity -- The Complexity of the Immune System: Scaling Laws -- Neurobiology and Complex Biosystem Modeling -- Modeling Spontaneous Episodic Activity in Developing Neuronal Networks -- Clinical Neuro-Cybernetics: Motor Learning in Neuronal Systems -- Modeling Cancer as A Complex Adaptive System: Genetic Instability and Evolution -- Spatial Dynamics in Cancer -- Modeling Tumors as Complex Biosystems: An Agent-Based Approach -- The Complexity of Dynamic Host Networks -- Physiologic Failure: Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome -- Aging as a Process of Complexity Loss -- Enabling Technologies -- Biomedical Microfluidics and Electrokinetics -- Gene Selection Strategies in Microarray Expression Data: Applications to Case-Control Studies -- Application of Biomolecular Computing to Medical Science: A Biomolecular Database System for Storage, Processing, and Retrieval of Genetic Information and Material -- Tissue Engineering: Multiscaled Representation of Tissue Architecture and Function -- Imaging the Neural Systems for Motivated Behavior and Their Dysfunction in Neuropsychiatric Illness -- A Neuromorphic System -- A Biologically Inspired Approach Toward Autonomous Real-World Robots -- Virtual Reality, Intraoperative Navigation, and Telepresence Surgery.
Note English.
ISBN 9780387335322
ISBN/ISSN 10.1007/978-0-387-33532-2
OCLC # 209918051
Link Springer e-books
Additional Format Print version: Complex systems science in biomedicine. New York : Springer, 2006 0387302417 9780387302416 (DLC) 2005934914 (OCoLC)63136273

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