International Review of Cytology: Volume 201

International Review of Cytology: Volume 201

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International Review of Cytology presents current advances and comprehensive reviews in cell biology-both plant and animal. Articles address structure and control of gene expression, nucleocytoplasmic interactions, control of cell development and differentiation, and cell transformation and growth. Authored by some of the foremost scientists in the field, each volume provides up-to-date information and directions for future research.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 284 pages
  • 156 x 244 x 40mm | 521.64g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations (some colour)
  • 0123646057
  • 9780123646057

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Praise for the Series "Invaluable reading for all biologists." --NATURE

"In keeping with the high standards set by the editors... carefully prepared and edited in the customary fine format and well-illustrated style of Academic Press publications... this series is a significant contribution to a science that impinges on many fields." --THE QUARTERLY REVIEW OF BIOLOGY

"A valuable addition to any college library as current reference material for advanced undergraduates, graduate students, and professional scientists." --CHOICE

"Maintains the tradition and set-up of the previous volumes and certainly provides up-to-date data on varied aspects of cytology... a valuable acquisition to any library." --THE NUCLEUS

"Should be on the shelf of any biomedical library." --Alvin Tesler, Northwestern Medical School, in DOODY'S
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About Kwang W. Jeon

Kwang Jeon received his Ph.D. in cell physiology at King's College, University of London, UK, in 1964 and taught at SUNY Buffalo and University of Tennessee. His research was concerned with the biogenesis and function of cell components in two major areas: Integration of intracellular symbionts into host cells leading to the acquisition of new cell components and cell variation; Membrane-protein recycling during endo- and exocytosis.
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Table of contents

Effects of High Hydrostatic Pressures on Living Cells: A Consequence of the Properties of Macromolecules and Macromolecule-Associated Water, P. Mentre and G. Hui Bon Hoa.
Role of Ca2+ in Membrane Excitation and Cell Motility in Characean Cells as a Model System, M. Kikuyama.
Calcium in Ciliated Protozoa: Sources, Regulation, and Calcium-Regulated Cell Functions, H. Plattner and N. Klauke.
Mitogen-Activated Protein (MAP) Kinase Pathways in Plants: Versatile Signaling Tools, W. Ligterink and H. Hirt.
Chapter References.
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