Structure and Assembly

Edited by

  • J.E. Hesketh, Rowett Research Institute, Aberdeen, Scotland
  • I.F. Pryme, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway

This volume of the treatise deals with structural aspects of the cytoskeleton: the characteristics of the filaments and their components; the organization of the genes; motor proteins; interactions with membranes.
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Book information

  • Published: November 1995
  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISBN: 978-1-55938-687-6

Table of Contents

Contents. List of Contributors. Preface. Introduction. Microfilament Organization and Actin-Binding Proteins (S.K. Maciver). Control of Microtubule Polymerization and Stability (J. Avila and J.D. Nido). Motor Proteins in Mitosis and Meiosis (T.J. Yen). Membrane-Cytoskeleton (V. Niggli). Actin-Binding Proteins-Lipid Interactions (G. Isenberg and W.H. Goldmann). The Proteins of Intermediate Filament Systems (R.L. Shoeman and P. Traub). Nuclear Lamins and the Nucleoskeleton (R. Stick). Index.