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Title: On the equilibrium shape of erythrocytes

It is shown that the model proposed by Canham quantitatively describes the observed biconcave shape of human erythrocytes.
Authors:
;  [1]
  1. Russian Academy of Sciences, Kapitza Institute of Physical Problems (Russian Federation)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
22472302
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Journal of Experimental and Theoretical Physics; Journal Volume: 120; Journal Issue: 4; Other Information: Copyright (c) 2015 Pleiades Publishing, Inc.; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
60 APPLIED LIFE SCIENCES; BIOLOGICAL MODELS; EQUILIBRIUM; ERYTHROCYTES; HUMAN POPULATIONS; SHAPE