Now available: new book by Aloisious Louie: The Reflection of Life

Continuing the exploration of relational biology in his excellent book, More than Life Itself, Aloisius Louie’s new book: The Reflection of Life: Functional Entailment and Imminence in Relational Biology, is now available, in hardcover and e-book formats. The description by Springer: Presents further developments in the field of relational biology … Continue reading

New book by Aloisious Louie: The Reflection of Life

Continuing the exploration of relational biology in his excellent book, More than Life Itself, Springer has announced the publication of Aloisius Louie’s new book: The Reflection of Life: Functional Entailment and Imminence in Relational Biology, available 4/30/2013. The description by Springer: Presents further developments in the field of relational biology … Continue reading

New Louie paper in Axiomathes: Explications of Functional Entailment in Relational Pathophysiology

Available at Axiomathes Online First is a new paper by A.H. Louie, entitled “Explications of Functional Entailment in Relational Pathophysiology”. The abstract: I explicate how various relational interactions between (M,R)-systems may have realizations in pathophysiology, and how the possible reversals of the effects of these interactions then become therapeutic models. … Continue reading

Special Issue of Axiomathes: Essays on More than Life Itself

A special issue of Axiomathes [1] has been published which is a series of essays about the book More Than Life Itself: A Synthetic Continuation in Relation Biology by mathematical biologist Aloisius Louie. The authors include: J. A. Prideaux, John J. Kineman, Donald C. Mikulecky, and Claudio Gutiérrez, Sebastián Jaramillo, … Continue reading

Louie: “Relational Biology of Symbiosis”

Published in the December issue of Axiomathes. The abstract: I formulate in relational terms the ubiquitous biological interaction of symbiosis. I explicate the topology of the different modes of relational interactions of (M, R)-networks, the entailment diagrams that model the host and the symbiont. These modes all have biological realizations … Continue reading