Progress in Nucleic Acid Research and Molecular Biology

Edited by

  • Kivie Moldave, Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, University of California, Irvine, California, U.S.A.

Progress in Nucleic Acid Research and Molecular Biology provides a forum for discussion of new discoveries, approaches, and ideas in molecular biology. It contains contributions from leaders in their fields and abundant references.
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Biochemists, molecular biologists, geneticists, and cell biologists.


Book information

  • Published: July 2002
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-540072-5


"Full of interest not only for the molecular biologist -- for whom the numerous references will be invaluable -- but will also appeal to a much wider circle of biologists, and in fact to all those who are concerned with the living cell."
Praise for the Series, —BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL

Table of Contents

Viral Strategies of Translation initiation: Ribosomal Shunt and Reinitiation.Initiation of Eukaryotic DNA Replication- Regulation and Mechanisms.Deoxyribonucleotide Synthesis in Anaerobic Microorganisms: The Class III Ribonucleotide Reductase.Regulation of Pathways of mRNA Destabilization and Stabilization.Jasmonates and Octadecanoids - Signals in Plant Stress Responses and Development.The Ubiquitous nature of RNA Chaperone Proteins.Mechanisms of basal and kinase-inducible transcription activation by CREB.eIF4A: The Godfather of the DEAD box Helicases.CTD phosphatase, role in RNA polymerase II cycling and the regulation of transcript elongation.Translational control of gene expression: role of IRESes and consequences on cell transformation and angiogenesis.Structure and Function of Hexameric RNA to Drive Viral DNA Packaging Motor.