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active transport, and the consequent gradients between substances inside and
outside the cell in the same way that matter-energy boundary processes are
when the marker is an alpha-coded chemical molecule. Cells are also
responsive to a ...
An important boundary in the central nervous system is known as the "blood-
brain barrier."16 Similar barriers exist between the blood and the aqueous humor
of the eye and between the blood and the cerebrospinal fluid. These barriers act
This boundary process often is poorly accomplished because one or more
members "leak" the secrets. Information flows are restricted in both directions
across the boundaries of juries by processes dispersed laterally among the
members and ...
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I purchased this book many years ago and found it very enlighting. The shredout concept was of particular interest to me in that it provided ways to look at various living systems from micro to macro. It has a lot of detail which I never was able to get around to studying, but appears to have influenced my thinking which was later documented in a series of blogs http://www.bcswonline.com/blog/index.html
I still have a copy and refer to it.
TABLE 11 The 19 Critical Subsystems of a Living System
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