International Review of Cytology, 187

A Survey of Cell Biology

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


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


Book information

  • Published: April 1999
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-364591-3


"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."
"A valuable addition to any college library as current reference material for advanced undergraduates, graduate students, and professional scientists."
"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."
"Should be on the shelf of any biomedical library."
--Alvin Tesler, Northwestern Medical School, in DOODY'S

Table of Contents

Y. Mineyuki, The Preprophase Band of Microtubules: Its Function as a Cytokinetic Apparatus in Higher Plants.S.S.L. Andersen, Molecular Characteristics of the Centrosome.H. Wolburg, S. Liebner, A. Reichenbach, and H. Gerhardt, The Pecten Oculi of the Chicken: A Model System for Vascular Differentiation and Barrier Maturation.J.K. Lanyi, Bacteriorhodopsin.J.E. Moss, A.O. Aliprantis, and A. Zychlinsky, The Regulation of Apoptosis by Microbial Pathogens.G.B. Stefano and M. Salzet, Invertebrate Opioid Precursors: Evolutionary Conservation and the Significance of Enzymatic Processing.Chapter References.Index.