International Review Of Cytology

A Survey of Cell Biology

Edited by

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

International Review of Cytology presents current advances and comprehensive reviews in cell biology – both plant and animal. Authored by some of the foremost scientists in the field, each volume provides up-to-date information and directions for future research. Articles in this volume include Mechanisms of Gradient Detection: A Comparison of Axon Pathfinding with Eukaryotic Cell Migration; Leptin and the Regulation of Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal Axis; Focal Adhesion and p53 Signaling in Cancer Cells; Cell and Molecular Biology of the Spindle Matrix; Mitochondrial Biology and Disease in Dictyostelium; Oxytocin and the Human Prostate in Health and Disease.
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Audience

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

 

Book information

  • Published: August 2007
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374179-0


Table of Contents

Mechanisms of Gradient Detection: A Comparison of Axon Pathfinding with Eukaryotic Cell MigrationMartin Bastmeyer and Anne C. von PhilipsbornLeptin and the Regulation of Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal AxisG.G. Nussdorfer, Ludwik K. Malendowicz, Marcin Rucinski, Anna S. Belloni, and Agniezka ZiolkowskaFocal Adhesion and p53 Signaling in Cancer CellsVita M. Golubovskaya and William CanceCell and Molecular Biology of the Spindle MatrixKristen M. Johansen and Jorgen JohansenMitochondrial Biology and Disease in DictyosteliumPaul R. Fisher, Phuong Le and Christian BarthOxytocin and the Human Prostate in Health and DiseaseHelen D. Nicholson and Kate Whittington