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Granular physics of biological objects

Igor S. Aranson and Lev S. Tsimring

in Granular Patterns

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199534418
eISBN:
9780191714665
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199534418.003.0009
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This chapter presents an overview of patterns emerging in the various biological systems. Complex patterns in biological systems can be caused by a variety of mechanisms, from “simple” physical ... More


Microscopes and Moving Molecules: The Discovery of Kinesin at the Marine Biological Laboratory

Karl S. Matlin

in Why Study Biology by the Sea?

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226672762
eISBN:
9780226673097
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226673097.003.0010
Subject:
Biology, Ecology

In the late 1970s Nina Strömgren Allen and Robert Day Allen, working at the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) in Woods Hole, discovered a type of video microscopy that enabled them to visually ... More


Membrane remodeling: theoretical principles, structures of protein scaffolds and forces involved

Michael M. Kozlov, Winfried Weissenhorn, and Patricia Bassereau

in From Molecules to Living Organisms: An Interplay Between Biology and Physics: Lecture Notes of the Les Houches School of Physics: Volume 102, July 2014

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198752950
eISBN:
9780191814426
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198752950.003.0010
Subject:
Physics, Soft Matter / Biological Physics

Cellular membranes are dynamic structures that are constantly being remodeled to exert biological functions. This chapter is subdivided into three sections. The first deals with the physical ... More


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