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A Fractal Approach to Pattern Formation in Biological Systems

  title={A Fractal Approach to Pattern Formation in Biological Systems},
  author={Radu Dobrescu and Loretta Ichim and Stefan Mocanu},
The paper discusses the connection between pattern formation and nonlinear dynamics, focusing on the similarity between discrete patterns and fractal structures, and then describes different solutions to model reaction-diffusion systems as representative processes in morphogenesis. The option for a discrete model and the steps to design it as a fractal structure is argued. Construction of appropriate generic model is an important step towards understanding the bacteria. It is shown how a… 

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