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 are Yasushi Matsui, Janice A. Fischer, Robert J. Reid, Julie Hayes, Jüri J. Rumessen, Takayuki Hoson, Kouichi Soga, Shiro Suetsugu, and Tadaomi Takenawa.
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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: November 2003
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-364633-0


"Should be on the shelf of any biomedical library." —DOODY'S "...a valuable acquisition to any library..." —THE NUCLEUS "...carefully prepared and edited...this series is a significant contribution to a science that impinges on many fields." —THE QUARTERLY REVIEW OF BIOLOGY "Invaluable reading for all biologists." —NATURE

Table of Contents

Polarized Distribution of Intracellular Components by Class V MyosinsDeubiquitinizing Enzymes and their Roles During Differentiation and DevelopmentMechanisms and Control of Nutrient Uptake in PlantsInterstitial Cells in the Musculature of the Gastrointestinal Tract: Cajal and BeyondNew Aspects of Gravity Responses in Plant CellsRegulation of Cortical Actin Networks in Cell Migration