A biological process is a process of a living organism. They are made up of any number of biochemical reactions or other events that results in a transformation. Regulation of biological processes occurs where any process is modulated in its frequency, rate or extent. Biological processes are regulated by many means; examples include the control of gene expression, protein modification or interaction with a protein or substrate molecule.
- Main Article: Molecular biology
- Main Article: Cell biology
- Cell division
- Sexual Reproduction
- Main Article: Physiology
Physiological processes are those specifically pertinent to the functioning of integrated living tissues, organs, and organisms.
- Muscle contraction
- Prenatal development