International Review of Cytology, 170

A Survey of Cell Biology

  • Kwang Jeon, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, U.S.A.

Audience

Cell biologists, molecular biologists, developmental biologists, physiologists (organ level), biomedical scientists, biochemists studying cell–cell interactions, cell variation, and evolution.

 

Book information

  • Published: January 1997
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-364574-6

Reviews

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



Table of Contents

J.J.-C. Lin, K.S. Warren, D.D. Wamboldt, T. Wang, and J.L.-C. Lin, Tropomyosin Isoforms in Nonmuscle Cells.E.M. Nedukha, Effects of Microgravity on the Structure and Function of Plant Cell Walls.E. Ottaviani, A. Franchini, and C. Franceschi, Pro-Opiomelanocortin-Derived Peptides, Cytokines, and Nitric Oxide in Immune Responses and Stress: An Evolutionary Approach.D. Pette and R.S. Staron, Mammalian Skeletal Muscle Fiber Type Transitions.A. Mackiewicz, Acute Phase Proteins and Transformed Cells.Chapter References.Index.