Methods in Nano Cell Biology

Edited by

  • Bhanu Jena, Department of Physiology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, USA

Understanding live cells at the single molecule level is the most important and single major challenge facing biology and medicine today. Nanobiology focuses on the properties and structure of complex assemblies of biomolecules—biochips and molecular motors, for example—in conjunction with distinctive surfaces, rods, dots, and materials of nanoscience. Nano Cell Biology will describe the current applications of nanobiology to the study of the structure, function, and metabolic processes of cells.
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Audience

Researchers in cell, molecular and developmental biology.

 

Book information

  • Published: December 2008
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-1-59749-270-6


Table of Contents

Historical Perspective on Instrumentation and study of living cellsInvention of Nano ToolsBirth of NanoCellBiologyNew understandings of live cells at a molecular levelFuture developments of tools and technologies for the study of living cells