International Review of Cytology

A Survey of Cell Biology


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

The acclaimed International Review of Cytology series presents current advances and 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. Contributors to this volume areViatcheslav M. Mikhailov, Y.C. Wong, XH Wang, PMT Ling, Armin Hallmann, and Carlos G. Dotti.
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Cell and molecular biologists, developmental biologists, physiologists (organ level), biomedical scientists, and biochemists studying cell-cell interactions, cell variation, and evolution.


Book information

  • Published: September 2003
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-364631-6


"Invaluable reading for all biologists." —NATURE "...a valuable acquisition to any library..." —THE NUCLEUS "Should be on the shelf of any biomedical library." —DOODY'S "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

Table of Contents

Life Cycle of Decidual Cells; Prostate Development and Carcinogenesis; Extracellular Matrix and the Sex-inducing Pheromone in Volvox; Membrane and Cytoskeleton Dynamics During Axonal Elongation and Stabilization.