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imitation; said of a disease or symptom that resembles another, or of the feigning of illness as in factitious illness or malingering; in radiation therapy, using a geometrically similar radiographic system or computer to plan the location of therapy ports.

Origin: L. Simulatio, fr. Simulo, pp. -atus, to imitate, fr. Similis, like

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Computer Science + Ecology/Ethology/Conservation biology = ?

... a masters degree in Ecology/Ethology/Biodiversity/Conservati... Biology. I can surely use my programming/software development/computer graphics/simulation skills in those areas. Does this sound like a good idea? Will the professors in the biology department be interested in letting an IT guy ...

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by Nwah
Wed Oct 08, 2014 7:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Computer Science + Ecology/Ethology/Conservation biology = ?
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mutations and dependencies

The literature for mutation in germ line cells are on the internet. Anyway if someones interested he has a talk on youtube 'Numerical simulation predicts human extinction'. Laterz.

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by jinx25
Sun Feb 24, 2013 7:04 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: mutations and dependencies
Replies: 29
Views: 28387

BCl-2 Modelling and Kinetic Data

... I'd try to build a simple systems biology model for the BCl-2 family. I tried searching for information I can compile into a signal propagation simulation, but could not quite advance yet. Although there are numerous databases available online, I found it very hard to draw a basic network of ...

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by ryno
Thu Nov 22, 2012 6:43 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: BCl-2 Modelling and Kinetic Data
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Views: 1306


... have a background in biology or chemistry, so trying to understand this stuff is definitely a challenge for me. If this project is to create a simulation of evolution, I would be interested in collaboration. Please, let me know by private message.

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by Cat
Sun Oct 07, 2012 3:51 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: How dominance works at the DNA/RNA/protein
Replies: 10
Views: 9794

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... Simply put, it states that the system can not be objectively evaluated from within the system. And that’s what I pointed out using the computer simulation example – a conscious character created by a computer simulation will notice that it’s compatible with the laws governing its creation and ...

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by Nick7
Sat Mar 31, 2012 12:26 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 563
Views: 1127974
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