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Mechanical Engineering of the Cytoskeleton in Developmental by Richard Gordon (Eds.)

By Richard Gordon (Eds.)

Constructing organisms are platforms during which the geometry, dynamics, and boundary stipulations are all altering during morphogenesis. The morphogenesis of cells and organisms seem to be mediated partly by way of the automatically energetic parts of the cytoskeleton. Mechanical forces have lengthy been thought of secondary to the results of molecular mechanisms in mobile progress, differentiation, and improvement. This quantity explores the function of mechanical forces in phone progress and improvement and demonstrates its significance. This quantity will turn out worthwhile to all biologists attracted to the basics of mechanical forces in improvement, from the complicated to the graduate researcher.

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