Mathematical Support for Molecular Biology: Papers Related to the Special Year in Mathematical Support for Molecular Biology, 1994-1998

This volume features highlights from the DIMACS Special Year on 'Mathematical Support for Molecular Biology'. Top researchers presented both new research results and comprehensive overviews on the use of mathematics (especially discrete mathematics) and theoretical computer science in molecular biology. The book provides a unique 'snapshot' of this growing area of study. It will be of interest to both experts and novices seeking information on the state of the research.