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"All organic phenomena emerge from an elaborate interconnection of a number of tactics happening at diversified degrees of association: specifically, on the molecular, the mobile and the tissue point, see determine 1. those usual degrees can nearly be attached to a microscopic, mesoscopic, and macroscopic scale, respectively. The microscopic scale refers to these procedures that take place on the subcellular point, such Read more...

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In particular, λvolume (t) and Asurf relaxed/undeformed state Avolume Σσ Σσ Σσ regulates the conservation of mass of the discrete objects, and encodes all the bulk effects: moreover, their growth can be realistically included by assuming ace instead rep(t) increases during the simulation [75, 314]. λsurf that Avolume Σσ Σσ resents the inverse compressibility of Σσ , the ease with which it can change its ace is very large, Σσ has negligible elasticity, and its membrane shape. If λsurf Σσ ace → ∞, Σσ behaves as a rigid body.

These components depend on the actual measures of each mesoscopic ace (t), as well as on the same quantities in the (t) and asurf element, avolume Σσ Σσ ace (t). In particular, λvolume (t) and Asurf relaxed/undeformed state Avolume Σσ Σσ Σσ regulates the conservation of mass of the discrete objects, and encodes all the bulk effects: moreover, their growth can be realistically included by assuming ace instead rep(t) increases during the simulation [75, 314]. λsurf that Avolume Σσ Σσ resents the inverse compressibility of Σσ , the ease with which it can change its ace is very large, Σσ has negligible elasticity, and its membrane shape.

For still higher values, there is a sort of limit threshold. Obviously the branches cannot be formed by less than a single cell and those that are longer than ≈ 52 µm tend to detach from the main corpus of the colony and, as isolated cells, to migrate in the direction of their longer axes, a behavior also observed in the experiments. 13 (bottom line, left panel)). For this reason, some simulations are performed starting with colonies with different densities. As the number of cells increases, the lattice is taken wider, to avoid overlapping problems.

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