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Some mathematical questions in biology

by Symposium on Mathematical Biology (15th 1981 Toronto, Ont.)

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Published by American Mathematical Society in Providence, R.I .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biomathematics -- Congresses.,
  • Biology -- Mathematical models -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[edited by Stephen Childress].
    SeriesLectures on mathematics in the life sciences,, v. 14
    ContributionsChildress, Stephen., American Association for the Advancement of Science.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH323.5 .S93 1981
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 214 p. :
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2314680M
    ISBN 100821811649
    LC Control Number86194983

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