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ERIC Number: EJ022506
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1970
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Information Theory in Biology after 18 Years
Johnson, Horton A.
Science, 168, 3939, 1545-1550, Jun '70
Reviews applications of information theory to biology, concluding that they have not proved very useful. Suggests modifications and extensions to increase the biological relevance of the theory, and speculates about applications in quantifying cell proliferation, chemical homeostasis and aging. (EB)
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