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biomathematics

(bī′ō-măth′ə-măt′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The application of mathematical principles to biological processes.

bi′o·math′e·mat′i·cal adj.
bi′o·math′e·ma·ti′cian (-mə-tĭsh′ən) n.
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Zvia Agur, a world-renowned biomathematician who has pioneered methods of using computer modeling for optimizing treatment protocols in cancer and pathogenic diseases, Optimata offers a rational approach for the selection of patient populations and the optimization of drug scheduling and dosage.
Dr Vergu is a biomathematician in the Applied Mathematics and Computer Science Unit at the French National Institute for Agricultural Research.
By repeating this thousands of times, and then working with IFR's biomathematicians, it was possible to produce a 'fingerprint' that characterise different mucins, which means that we could differentiate between mucins derived from different parts of the gut.
Here I am not at all advocating extreme mathematical relativism, which is no solution at all, given the fact that we shall continue to engage, and be engaged by, evolutionist biomathematicians.