International Review of Cytology, 201

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


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


Book information

  • Published: October 2000
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-364605-7


"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

Effects of High Hydrostatic Pressures on Living Cells: A Consequence of the Properties of Macromolecules and Macromolecule-Associated Water, P. Mentré 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.