Table of contents for Mechanics of the cell / David H. Boal.

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Preface; List of symbols; 1. Introduction to the cell; 2. Soft materials and fluids; Part I. Rods and Ropes: 3. Polymers; 4. Complex filaments; 5. Two-dimensional networks; 6. Three-dimensional networks; Part II. Membranes: 7. Biomembranes; 8. Membrane undulations; 9. Intermembrane and electrostatic forces; Part III. The Whole Cell: 10. Structure of the simplest cells; 11. Dynamic filaments; 12. Growth and division; 13. Signals and switches; Appendixes; Glossary; References; Index.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Cells -- Mechanical properties.
Physical biochemistry.
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biophysics. -- bisacsh