systems biology


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systems biology

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The branch of biology that uses computational techniques to analyze and model how the components of a biological system such as a cell or organism interact with each other to produce the characteristics and behavior of that system.
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The systems biology approach seeks to integrate biological knowledge to understand how cells and molecules interact with one another.
Computational Systems Biology of Synaptic Plasticity: Modelling of Biochemical Pathways Related to Memory Formation and Impairment
Dr MacBeath has more than 16 years of experience in academia and the biotechnology industry, with expertise in systems biology, drug discovery, translational research, companion diagnostics, and clinical development of early-stage programs.
Study co-author Adil Mardinoglu, systems biology researcher at Stockholm's KTH Royal Institute of Technology, said the findings contribute to our understanding of how nonessential amino acids are synthesized to provide the body's cells with detoxifying agents and antioxidants, which help combat disease.
Objective: Biological processes occur in space and time, but current experimental methods for systems biology are limited in their ability to resolve this spatiotemporal complexity of life.
com)-- The Infrastructure for Systems Biology Europe (ISBE) will publish the results of its industry survey for opinion on the application of systems biology to companies across the European Union (EU) on 2 June.
Systems biology is a field concerned with the interactions of biomolecules, tissues, and organs amongst each other.
Systems biology holds tremendous promise for the future of science and medicine, but some have criticized the field's lack of practical solutions.
In the May 26, 2011, edition of the premier scientific journal Nature, they also discussed new tools including systems biology and structure-based antigen design that could lead to a deeper understanding of mechanisms of protection.
P&G) and the Institute for Systems Biology (ISB) have joined forces to research the systems biology of various skin conditions, including aging.
Systems biology studies the interactions between biological components and how these interactions give rise to the properties of a particular system.
Systems biology, a new scientific discipline, aims to study the behavior of a biological organization or process in order to understand the function of a dynamic system.
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