Cellular biophysics is a quantitatively oriented basic physiology text for senior undergraduate and graduate students in bioengineering, biophysics, physiology, and neuroscience programs. Cellular biophysics will also serve as a major reference work for biophysicists. It explains all the principal mechanisms by which matter is transported across cellular membranes and describes the homeostatic mechanisms that allow cells to maintain their concentrations of solutes, their volume, and the potential across the membrane. Chapters are organized by individual transport mechanisms—diffusion, osmosis, coupled solute and solvent transport, carrier-mediated transport, and ion transport. A final chapter discusses the interplay of all these mechanisms in cellular homeostasis.
Related Journals of Cellular Biophyscics
Journal of Physical Chemistry & Biophysics, Journal of Pure and Applied Physics, General Physiology and Biophysics, Indian Journal of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Food Biophysics, Advances in Biophysics