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    DescriptionThe Problems Book helps students appreciate the ways in which experiments and simple calculations can lead to an understanding of how cells work by introducing the experimental foundation of cell and molecular biology. Each chapter will review key terms, test for understanding basic concepts, and pose research-based problems. The Problems Book has been designed to correspond with the first twenty chapters of Molecular Biology of the Cell, Fifth Edition. Includes the solutions to the end-of-chapter problems in the textbook Molecular Biology of the Cell, Fifth Edition. Contains over 2,000 problems and their solutions. All of the solutions to the problems in The Problems Book are on the CD-ROM that is packaged with every copy of the book. The problems are organized into the following categories: Terms to Learn, Definitions, True/False, Thought Problems, Calculations, and Data Handling. The Problems Book will be useful for homework assignments and as a basis for class discussion. It could even provide inspiration for exam questions.


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    Title
    Molecular Biology of the Cell - The Problems Book
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) John Wilson, By (author) Tim Hunt
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 608
    Width: 211 mm
    Height: 274 mm
    Thickness: 33 mm
    Weight: 1,429 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780815341109
    ISBN 10: 0815341105
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: SCI
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S7.9T
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BIC subject category V2: PSD, PSF
    Ingram Subject Code: SE
    B&T General Subject: 510
    BISAC V2.8: SCI045000
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 05
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 16730
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    B&T Merchandise Category: MAJ
    BISAC V2.8: SCI049000, SCI008000
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    DC22: 571.6
    BISAC V2.8: MED052000, SCI017000
    DC22: 571.6/076
    LC classification: QH581.2 .W555 2008
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 571.6076
    T&F Categories:
    Thema V1.0: PSF, PSD
    Edition
    5, Revised
    Edition statement
    5th Revised edition
    Illustrations note
    826 black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    Taylor & Francis Inc
    Imprint name
    Garland Publishing Inc
    Publication date
    02 January 2008
    Publication City/Country
    CT
    Author Information
    John Wilson received his PhD from the California Institute of Technology and did his postdoctoral work at Stanford University. He is currently Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Baylor College of Medicine, with research interests in genome stability and gene therapy. He has taught medical and graduate students for many years, co authored books on immunology, molecular biology, and biochemistry, and received numerous teaching honors, including the Distinguished Faculty and Robertson Presidential Awards for excellence in education. Tim Hunt received his PhD in biochemistry from Cambridge University, where he supervised undergraduates in cell biology for more than 20 years. He spent many summers in the late 1970s and early 1980s teaching molecular biology at the Marine Biological Laboratories in Woods Hole, Massachusetts. In 1990, he moved to a position at ICRF Clare Hall Laboratories just outside London, where he works on the control of the cell cycle. He is a Fellow of The Royal Society of London and a foreign associate of the US National Academy of Sciences. In recognition of his contribution to the discovery of key regulators of cell cycle, he was one of the recipients of the 2001 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine.
    Table of contents
    1. Cells and Genomes 2. Cell Chemistry and Biosynthesis 3. Proteins 4. DNA, Chromosomes, and Genomes 5. DNA Replication, Repair and Recombination 6. How Cells Read the Genome: From DNA to Protein 7. Control of Gene Expression 8. Manipulating Proteins, DNA and RNA 9. Visualizing Cells - NEW TO THIS EDITION 10. Membrane Structure 11. Membrane Transport of Small Molecules and the Electrical Properties of Membranes 12. Intracellular Compartments and Protein Sorting 13. Intracellular Vesicular Transport 14. Energy Conversion: Mitochondria and Chloroplasts 15. Mechanisms of Cell Communication 16. The Cytoskeleton 17. The Cell Cycle 18. Apoptosis 19. Cell Junctions, Cell Adhesion, and the Extracellular Matrix - NEW TO THIS EDITION 20. Cancer - NEW TO THIS EDITION