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Biological rhythm underlying expansion-contraction systems in amoeboid movements
Organisms are equipped with regulatory systems that produce a variety of spatio-temporal rhythms such as body segments and circadian rhythms.
Amoeboid movement is a gmovingh biological rhythm, which shows anterior expansion and posterior contraction repeatedly.
The understanding of the mechanism should lead to future technologies such as autonomously-controlled micro machinery.
I am planning to reveal the mechanism of biological rhythm underlying amoeboid movements using the combination of mathematical models and observations of molecular dynamics and migrating forces in living cells.