Introduction to Cell Mechanics and Mechanobiology

ISBN-10: 0815344252

ISBN-13: 9780815344254

Edition: 2012

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An Introduction to Cell Mechanics and Mechanobiology teaches a quantitative understanding of the way cells detect, modify, and respond to the physical properties within the cell environment. Coverage includes the mechanics of single molecule polymers, polymer networks, two-dimensional membranes, whole-cell mechanics, and mechanobiology, as well as primer chapters on solid, fluid, and statistical mechanics. Advanced analyses and mathematical derivations are presented as optional boxes along with solved examples in the main text; each chapter ends with problems and annotated references. The textbook is designed for a one-semester course in the mechanics of the cell offered to senior undergraduate and first year graduate students in biomedical and bioengineering, and mechanical engineering.
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Book details

Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group
Publication date: 11/16/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 350
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.892
Language: English

Principles
Cell Mechanics as a Framework
Fundamentals of Cell Biology
Solid Mechanics Primer
Fluid Mechanics Primer
Statistical Mechanics Primer
Practices
Cell Mechanics in the Laboratory
Mechanics of Cellular Polymers
Polymer Networks and the Cytoskeleton
Mechanics of the Cell Membrane
Adhesion, Migration, and Contraction of the Cell
Mechanotransduction and Intracellular Signaling
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