International Review of Cytology presents current advances and comprehensive 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.

Table of Contents

Karyosphere in Oogenesis and Intranuclear Morphogenesis, M.N. Gruzova and V.N. Parfenov. Applications of Arabidopsis thaliana to Outstanding Issues in Plant-Pathogen Interactions, J.L. Dangl. Toward a New Concept of Cell Motility: Cytoskeletal Dynamics in Amoeboid Movement and Cell Division, Y. Fukui. Fine Structure, Innervations, and Functional Control of Avian Salt Glands, R. Gerstberger and D.A. Gray. Mitosis: Dissociability of Its Events, S. Ghosh and N. Paweletz. The Endosymbiotic Origin of Chloroplasts, J.M. Whatley. Chapter References. Subject Index.


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