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Technical Solutions for Bio-Measurements

Leszek Konieczny, Michał Markiewicz, Piotr Piwowar and Irena Roterman


Biological processes are controlled automatically. Registration of signals and measuring their relative strength is hence a key problem. Receptors may be relatively simple or complex. The complexity is the direct response to ambiguity of signals. If there is however a common feature of diverse signals a construction of generic receptor mechanism is usually observed. Combinatorial technique is commonly used in biological systems to decrease the complexity in reception of highly ambiguous signals.

Published Online: 2012-12-04
Published in Print: 2012-12

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