Current Science
A Fortnightly Journal of Research
ISSN 0011-3891
Volume 73 - Issue 11: 10 Dec, 1997
In this Issue
In this issue
p. 0895

Medical research in India
p. 0897 | Ray, Siddhartha Shankar

Medical research in India (Response)
p. 0898 | Arunachalam, S.

Ensuring global exposure
p. 0899 | Rao, J. Prakasa

Impacts of disturbance on genetic resource of tropical forests
p. 0900 | Boyle, Tim J.

Honorary members of the International Liquid Crystal Society
p. 0900

Research News
Subducting sea floors bridge the mantle divide
p. 0901 | Sankaran, A. V.

Synthetic milk-Genesis, current status and options
p. 0904 | Bansal, Parikshit; Bansal, Neena

Scientific Correspondence
A Surfactant stabilized sol as substrate for surface enhanced Raman scattering spectroscopy
p. 0906 | Pal, Tarasankar; Jana, Nikhil R.; Sau, Tapan K.

Species identification of snake-head fishes by nuclear DNA RFLP: Its taxonomic implications
p. 0907 | Padhi, B. K.; Mandal, R. K.

General Articles
Ethnotherapeutics and modern drug development: Potential of Ayurveda
p. 0909 | Dev, Sukh

Special Section: Modelling in Biology (Guest Editors: Somdatta Sinha)
Forays into theoretical immunology
p. 0929 | Segel, Lee A.

Modelling biochemical oscillations and cellular rhythms
p. 0933 | Goldbeter, Albert

Genetic modelling of complex human disorders
p. 0940 | Nath, Swapan K.; Majumder, Partha P.

Are ecological systems chaotic? - An enquiry into population growth models
p. 0949 | Sinha, Somdatta

Mathematical modelling of insulin kinetics
p. 0957 | Rao, Gita Subba; Bajaj, J. S.; Rao, J. Subba

Effect of phenotypic plasticity on adaptation and evolution: A genetic algorithm analysis
p. 0968 | Behera, Narayan

Controlling chaos in biology
p. 0977 | Sinha, Sudeshna

Modelling plant growth and architecture: Some recent advances and applications to agronomy and forestry
p. 0984 | Reffye, Ph. de; Houllier, F.

Review Articles
Mechanism of insuline action
p. 0993 | Gupta, B. B. P.

Research Articles
Channel constituents of alkali-poor Orissan beryls: An FT-IR spectroscopic study
p. 1004 | Mathew, George; Karanth, R. V.; Rao, T. K. Gundu; Deshpande, R. S.

Research Communication
Sialic acid levels in spermatozoa and luminal fluid of normal and infertile men
p. 1012 | Rajalakshmi, M.; Sharma, R. S.; Pal, P. C.; Kapur, M. M.

Monte Carlo simulation of laser light scattering in mammalian organs
p. 1015 | Singh, Megha; Chacko, Susamma

Microwave dissolution techniques for the analysis of geological materials by ICP-MS
p. 1019 | Balaram, V.

Surjit Singh - An obituary
p. 1023

Book Reviews
Vibrational Spectroscopy: Theory and Applications
p. 1024 | Mohan, S.

Annual Review of Immunology 1997
p. 1025 | Rath, Satyajit

Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science
p. 1027

Division of Radiation and Oncology Nanavati Hospital and MRC
p. 1027

Ministry of Science and Technology Department of Biotechnology (DBT)
p. 1028

Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education
p. 1030

Short-term Training Course on Approaches for Improvement of Microbial Strains for Industrial Enzyme Production
p. 1032

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