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If a protein has multiple globular domains with flexible peptide linkers in between, how do they fold?

Obviously, this must be considered on a case-by-case basis, so the original poster’s “easy test” is no such thing, relating to viral rather than cellular proteins, and only relevant for the individual ...
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Examples of Differential equations in Biology

The other answers offer many examples of differential equations for initial-value problems where you solve an (most often here) an ODE or a PDE. There are also boundary-value problems in biology, for ...
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Examples of Differential equations in Biology

Logistic differential equations in modeling population dynamics is the first to come to mind. Populations grow under the constraints of limited resources, capturing the transition from initial ...
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Examples of Differential equations in Biology

Are Twelve ODEs for mitochondrial membrane potential (ΔΨm), and matrix concentrations of Ca2+, NADH, ADP, and TCA cycle intermediates, used to model the response of mitochondria to changes in ...
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Examples of Differential equations in Biology

For biochemistry students the obvious link to differential equations is the Michaelis–Menten equation which is a simple model of the kinetics of reactions involving enzymes. Your students will be ...
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Examples of Differential equations in Biology

Update please follow Charles E. Grant's advice and do Michaelis-Menten! Hodgkin-Huxley as suggested by commenter ctwardy is a great idea too. Original answer I would strongly recommend the book ...
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