Accession Number : AD0751821

Title :   Interactive Computer Elucidation of a Biological System,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : DeLand,E. C. ; Wolf,M. B.

Report Date : JUN 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The report describes a computer system, BIOMOD, and illustrates its use for the elucidation of a biological process: the movement of fluid and electrolytes through a biological membrane.

Descriptors :   (*FLUID FLOW, *MEMBRANES(BIOLOGY)), NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, ELECTROLYTES(PHYSIOLOGY), OSMOTIC PRESSURE, PERMEABILITY, HYDROSTATIC PRESSURE, MATHEMATICAL MODELS

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE