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Cell biology by the numbers / Ron Milo, Rob Phillips ; illustrated by Nigel Orme.

Milo, Ron, (author.).
Book Book ([2016])
Description: xlii, 356 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Publisher: New York, NY : Garland Science, [2016]
3 of 3 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Bunker Hill Community College. (Show all copies)
0 current holds with 3 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Bunker Hill Community College Stacks QH585.5 .D38 M55 2016 (Text to Phone) Available -
Gordon College Stack Level 5 QH 585.5 .D38 M55 2016 (Text to Phone) Available -
Merrimack College Stacks (Lower Level) QH585.5.D38 M55 2016 (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9780815345374
  • ISBN: 0815345372
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: List of estimates -- Preface -- The path to biological numeracy -- Size and geometry. Cells and viruses ; Organelles ; Cellular building blocks -- Concentrations and absolute numbers. Making a cell ; Cell census ; Machines and signals -- Energies and forces. Biology meets physics ; Energy currencies and budgets -- Rates and durations. Time scales for small molecules ; The central dogma ; Cellular dynamics ; Life cycle of cells -- Information and errors. Genome ; Mutations and errors -- A quantitative miscellany -- Epilogue.
Authors: Phillips, Rob, 1960- (author.). Orme, Nigel, (illustrator.).

Citation:

Milo, Ron. "Cell biology by the numbers." New York, NY : Garland Science, 2016.

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