Medical Cell Biology Made Memorable

1st Edition

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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.

Details

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

About the authors

Robert Norman

Affiliations and Expertise

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

David Lodwick

Affiliations and Expertise

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