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Cell Growth as an Autocatalytic Relaxation Process

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Vito Volterra Symposium on Mathematical Models in Biology

Part of the book series: Lecture Notes in Biomathematics ((LNBM,volume 39))

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One of the great merits of the extention of Thermodynamics to non-equilibrium systems achieved through the development of Irreversible Thermodynamics (1) lies in the close connection established between thermodynamic and kinetic aspects of chemical reactions.

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Liquori, A.M., Tripiciano, A. (1980). Cell Growth as an Autocatalytic Relaxation Process. In: Barigozzi, C. (eds) Vito Volterra Symposium on Mathematical Models in Biology. Lecture Notes in Biomathematics, vol 39. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-93161-1_21

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