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Morphogenesis and Pattern Formation in Biological Systems

by Toshio Sekimura

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biology, Life Sciences,
  • Mathematics,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Applied,
  • General,
  • Infectious Diseases,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - General,
  • Mathematics / Applied,
  • Oncology,
  • Congresses,
  • Morphogenesis,
  • Pattern formation (Biology)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsT. Sekimura (Editor), S. Noji (Editor), N. Ueno (Editor), P.K. Maini (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12410848M
    ISBN 104431006443
    ISBN 109784431006442

    Patterns exist in the physical world as well as in living systems. In the biological world, patterns can range from simple to complex, forming the basic building blocks of life. The process which generates this ordering in the biological world was termed pattern formation. Since Wolpert promoted this concept four decades ago, scientists from Cited by: I am now interested in diversity of patterns and forms in nature. We are planning to have an international comprehensive meeting on the above-mentioned theme for three days: Aug, at Chubu.

    "The Chemical Basis of Morphogenesis" is an article that the English mathematician Alan Turing wrote in It describes how patterns in nature, such as stripes and spirals, can arise naturally from a homogeneous, uniform theory, which can be called a reaction–diffusion theory of morphogenesis, has become a basic model in theoretical biology. Physical mechanisms of morphogenesis and pattern formation composition in a tissue by the coupling of biosynthesis and diffusion (Turing, ; Prigogine and Nicolis, ; Nicolis and Prigogine, ) is discussed in a later section. The formation of immiscible phases can preserve spatial heterogeneity even without the expenditure of free energy.

    Spatio-temporal patterns in a mechanical model for mesenchymal morphogenesis. used to explain pattern formation in biological systems, is the Reaction-Diffusion equations and the computational. Introduction; 1. The cell: fundamental unit of developmental systems; 2. Cleavage and blastula formation; 3. Cell states: stability, oscillation, differentiation; 4 Cited by:


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Morphogenesis and Pattern Formation in Biological Systems by Toshio Sekimura Download PDF EPUB FB2

In Morphogenesis and Pattern Formation in Biological Systems: Experiments and Models, experimental and theoretical aspects of biology are integrated for the construction and investigation of models of complex processes. This collection of articles on the latest advances by leading researchers not only brings together work from a wide spectrum of disciplines, but also provides a stepping-stone.

Morphogenesis and Pattern Formation in Biological Systems: Experiments And Models Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. EditionFormat: Paperback. In Morphogenesis and Pattern Formation in Biological Systems: Experiments and Models, experimental and theoretical aspects of biology are integrated for the construction and investigation of models of complex processes.

This collective book written for the non-specialist addresses these questions and more generally, the fundamental issue of the emergence of forms and patterns in physical and living systems. It is a single book gathering the different aspects of morphogenesis and approaches developed in different disciplines on shape and pattern formation.5/5(1).

Pattern Formation in Morphogenesis is a rich source of interesting and challenging mathematical problems. The volume offers an interdisciplinary interaction space between biologists working in this field and mathematicians, who may propose solutions to the problems put forward by biologists.

About this book Pattern Morphogenesis and Pattern Formation in Biological Systems book in Morphogenesis is a rich source of interesting and challenging mathematical problems. The volume aims at showing how a combination of new discoveries in developmental biology and associated modelling and computational techniques has stimulated or may stimulate relevant advances in the field.

Part VII Morphogenesis and Pattern Formation in Medicin e 24 Mathematical Modelling of Solid Tumour Growth: Applications of Pre-pattern Formation Mark A.J.

Chaplain, Mahadevan Ganesh, Ivan G. Graham, and Georgios Lolas 25 The Formation of Branching Systems in Human Organs Ryuji Takaki, Hiroko Kitaoka, Tetsuji Nishioka, Hironobu Kaneko Cited by: Dynamic Models in Biology offers an introduction to modern mathematical biology.

This book provides a short introduction to modern mathematical methods in modeling dynamical phenomena and treats the broad topics of population dynamics, epidemiology, evolution, immunology, morphogenesis, and pattern formation.

pattern forming system existing in the fly’s eye or in the plant. The fact that similar models can describe essential steps in so distantly related organisms as animals and plants suggests that they reveal some universal mechanisms.

INTRODUCTION A most fascinating aspect of biological systems is the generation of complex organisms in each. (English) In: Morphogenesis and Pattern Formation in Biological Systems: Experiments and Models,p.

Chapter in book (Refereed) Place. REPRODUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT BIOLOGY - Embryology, Differentiation, Morphogenesis and Growth - Han Wang ©Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems(EOLSS) that regulate the formation of the mitotic spindle.

The yolk-concentrated part of the egg is called the vegetal pole where the cleavage furrow usually cannot reach because theFile Size: KB. Summary: A central goal of biology is to decode the mechanisms that underlie the processes of morphogenesis and pattern formation. It offers an interdisciplinary approach to the pattern formation problems and provides a scope of forthcoming integrated biology including experiments and theories.

Today developmental and evolutionary biologists are focussing renewed attention on the developmental process--those genetic and cellular factors that influence variation in individual body shape or metabolism--in an attempt to better understand how evolutionary trends and patterns within individuals might be limited and controlled.

In this important work, the author reviews the classical. Pattern Formation in Hybrid Models of Cell Populations N. Bessonov, P. Kurbatova, and V. Volpert An Integrative Approach to the Analysis of Pattern Formation in Butterfly Wings: Experiments and Models Toshio Sekimura Modeling Morphogenesis in Multicellular Structures with Cell Complexes and L-systems The English mathematician Alan Turing introduced a concept, which came to be known as a Turing pattern, in a paper entitled " The Chemical Basis of Morphogenesis ".

This foundational paper describes how patterns in nature, such as stripes and spots, can arise naturally from a homogeneous, uniform state. 1 Overview 4 Bibliography. Possible mechanisms of pattern formation in biological systems include the classical reaction–diffusion model proposed by Alan Turing and the more recently found elastic instability mechanism which is thought to be responsible for the fold patterns on the cerebral cortex of.

Inhe published the landmark paper, “The Chemical Basis of Morphogenesis”, in which he presented a mathematical model that attempted to explain the formation of self-regulated patterns during the development of plants and animals (morphogenesis literally means “the formation of the body’s shape”).

One area that has led to developing extensive work on RD equations has been the formation of patterns which are stable in time and unstable in space [ 18, 19 ]. In particular, Turing [ 20 ], in his book, "The chemical basis of morphogenesis," developed the necessary conditions for spatial pattern by: CHEMICAL BASIS OF MORPHOGENESIS 39 the genes may equally be ignored, if there is no question of their concentrations varying.

There may, however, be some other morphogens, of the nature of evocators, which cannot be altogether forgotten, but whose role may nevertheless be subsidiary, from the point of view of the formation of a particular organ.

Here we will focus on specific challenges at the physical/life sciences interface relating to the role of physics in understanding morphogenesis and pattern formation in biological systems.

The development of complex patterns is ubiquitous in biology, from the shapes formed during the development of living organisms to the interactions between. Pattern formation and morphogenesis in developmental biology involves the spatio-temporal coordination of growth, cell-cell signaling, tissue movement, gene expression and cell determination.

Digital morphogenesis is the exploration of how shapes, forms, and patterns emerge in nature through the use of computational modeling and generative systems based on biological, chemical, and physical processes. It draws upon research from practically every area of the natural sciences and has applications in architecture, digital fabrication, art, engineering, biomedicine, and more.Model systems have played an important role in understanding the basic processes in development, and this workshop will focus on a number of such systems.

These include (i) growth, pattern formation and gene expression in limb development, (ii) bacterial signal transduction, control of the flagellar motor and spatial pattern formation, (iii.