Medical Cell Biology Made Memorable - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780443058158

Medical Cell Biology Made Memorable

1st Edition

Authors: Robert Norman David Lodwick
Paperback ISBN: 9780443058158
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
Published Date: 26th February 1999
Page Count: 204

Table of Contents

1. Cellular organization: organelle structure and function. 2. Genes and gene expression. 3. Proteins: the molecular basis of cell machinery. 4. Membranes and membrane transport. 5. Organelles: compartmentalization of cellular functions and protein targeting. 6. Cell to cell signalling: chemical signalling and signal transduction across membranes. 7. Signal transduction: electrical signalling. 9. The cytoskeleton and muscle contraction. 10. Adhesion molecules. 11. The extracellular matrix. 12. Cell migration/motility. 13. Cell growth, cell division and the cell cycle. Appendices. 1. Abbreviations. 2. Tools of molecular cell biology: biochemical, cell biological and immunological. 3. Tools of molecular cell biology: genetic methods. 4. Tools of molecular cell biology: electrical recording (electrophysiology). Index.

Description

Lavishly illustrated and highly accessible, this new textbook of cell biology is incredibly easy to read. Presents each subject as a series of separate two-page spreads so you can quickly reference specific topics or categories of interest.


Details

No. of pages:
204
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Churchill Livingstone 1999
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Paperback ISBN:
9780443058158

About the Authors

Robert Norman Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer in Medical Biochemistry, Department of Medicine, University of Leicester, UK

David Lodwick Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer in Medical Biology, Department of Medicine, University of Leicester, UK