Mathematics and Biology: The Interface, Challenges, and Opportunities
by Simon A. Levin
This report explores some of the opportunities at the interface between biology and mathematics. To mathematicians, the report argues that the stimulation of biological application will enrich the discipline of mathematics for decades or more, as have applications from the physical sciences in the past. To biologists, the report underscores the power of mathematical approaches to provide insights available in no other way. To both communities, the report demonstrates the ferment and excitement of a rapidly evolving field.
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by Patrick Bateson - Open Book Publishers
In this lucid and accessible book, eminent biologist Professor Sir Patrick Bateson argues that we should pay attention to whole systems, rather than to simple causes, when trying to understand the complexity of development.
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by Karsten König - De Gruyter Open
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- Educational Testing Service
The content of the test is organized into three major areas: cellular and molecular biology, organismal biology, and ecology and evolution. The test consists of approximately 200 five-choice questions, a number of which are grouped in sets.