Gompertz curves, allometry and embryogenesis
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A number of new properties of the Gompertz curve are derived. In particular, the curve is shown to be of particular importance in the theory of biological similitude, because of a direct relation to the allometric law. A discussion is included indicating some of the practical limitations of the theory.
KeywordsGrowth Curve Biophysics Volume Mind Equation Gompertz Curve Putational Error
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