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International Review of Cytology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780123646156, 9780080569499

International Review of Cytology, Volume 211

1st Edition

Serial Editor: Kwang Jeon
eBook ISBN: 9780080569499
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st October 2001
Page Count: 286
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Table of Contents

Contributors. Cytoskeleton-Dependent Transport and Localization of mRNA, H. Stebbings. Special Cytochemistry in Cell Biology, T. Nagata. Plasticity and Stabilization of Neuromuscular and CNS Synapses: Interactions between Thrombin Protease Signaling Pathways and Tissue Transglutaminase, B.W. Festoff, Z. Suo, and B.A. Citron. Adipokinetic Hormones of Insect: Release, Signal Transduction, and Responses, D.J. Van der Horst, W.J.A. van Marrewijk, and J.H.B. Diederen. Iron Metabolism in Mammalian Cells, B.L. Walker, J.W.C. Tiong, and W.A. Jefferies. Index.


International Review of Cytology presents current advances and comprehensive reviews in cell biology--both plant and animal. Articles in this volume address such topics as cytoskeleton-dependent transport and localization of nRNA, special cytochemistry in cell biology, plasticity and stabilization of neuromuscular and CNS synapses, adipokinetic hormones of insects, and iron metabolism in mammalian cells. Authored by some of the foremost scientists in the field, each volume provides up-to-date information and directions for future research.


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


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@from:Praise For The Series @qu:"Invaluable reading for all biologists." @source:--NATURE @qu:"In keeping with the high standards set by the editors...carefully prepared and edited in the customary fine format and well-illustrated style of Academic Press publications...this series is a significant contribution to a science that impinges on many fields." @source:--THE QUARTERLY REVIEW OF BIOLOGY @qu:"A valuable addition to any college library as current reference material for advanced undergraduates, graduate students, and professional scientists." @source:--CHOICE @qu:"Maintains the tradition and set-up of the previous volumes and certainly provides up-to-date data on varied aspects of cytology...a valuable acquisition to any library." @source:--THE NUCLEUS @qu:"Should be on the shelf of any biomedical library." @source:--Alvin Tesler, Northwestern Medical School, in DOODY'S

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About the Serial Editor

Kwang Jeon

Kwang Jeon

Kwang Jeon received his Ph.D. in cell physiology at King’s College, University of London, UK, in 1964 and taught at SUNY Buffalo and University of Tennessee. His research was concerned with the biogenesis and function of cell components in two major areas: Integration of intracellular symbionts into host cells leading to the acquisition of new cell components and cell variation; Membrane-protein recycling during endo- and exocytosis.

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA