International Review of Cell and Molecular Biology

Edited by

  • Kwang Jeon, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA

International Review of Cell & Molecular Biology 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.
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Cell biologists, molecular biologists, developmental biologists, physiologists (organ level), biomedical scientists, biochemists studying cell-cell interactions, cell variation and evolution


Book information

  • Published: April 2009
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374805-8

Table of Contents

1. . Roles of Caldesmon in Cell Motility and Actin Cytoskeleton RemodelingJim Jung-Ching Lin, Yan Li, Robbin D. Eppinga, Qinchuan Wang and Jian-Ping Jin2. Hypothalamic neural systems controlling the female reproductive life cycle: Gonadotropin-releasing hormone, glutamate, and GABAJacqueline A. Maffucci and Andrea C. Gore3. Acquisition of Membrane Polarity in Epithelial Tube Formation: Patterns, Signaling Pathways, Molecular Mechanisms and DiseaseFernando Martín-Belmonte and Alejo E. Rodríguez-Fraticelli4. Functions of RAB and SNARE proteins in plant lifeChieko Saito and Takashi Ueda