Divided into two volumes, the book begins with a pedagogical
presentation of some of the basic theory, with chapters on
biochemical reactions, diffusion, excitability, wave propagation
and cellular homeostasis. The second, more extensive part discusses
particular physiological systems, with chapters on calcium
dynamics, bursting oscillations and secretion, cardiac cells,
muscles, intercellular communication, the circulatory system, the
immune system,... more...