International Review of Cytology, Volume 176

1st Edition

A Survey of Cell Biology

Print ISBN: 9780123645807
eBook ISBN: 9780080857152
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 18th August 1997
Page Count: 358
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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.

Key Features

@introbul:Key Features @bul:* Role of Rab GTPases in Membrane Traffic

  • Lignification in Plant Cell Walls
  • Cytoskeleton, Membranes, and Cell Wall Interactions in the Pollen Tube of Flowering Plants
  • Biology of the Postsynapic Glycine Receptor
  • Cell Fate Specification in Ascidian Embryos
  • Distribution of Na+, K+-ATPase in Insect Photoreceptor Cells


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

Table of Contents

V.M. Olkkonen and H. Stenmark, Role of Rab GTPases in Membrane Traffic.

A.R. Barceló, Lingnification Plant Cell Walls.

Y.Q. Li, A. Moscatelli, G. Cai, and M. Cresti, Functional Interactions Among Cytoskeleton Membranes and Cell Wall in the Pollen Tube of Flowering Plants.

C. Vannier and A. Triller, Biology of the Postsynapic Glycine Receptor.

H. Nishida, Cell-Fate Specification by Localized Cytoplasmic Determinants and Cell Interactions in Ascidian Embryos.

O. Baumann, Distributionof the Na+/K+ATPase in Photoreceptor Cells of Insects. Chapter References. Index.


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