Mitochondrial Biogenesis and Genetics, Part B, Volume 264

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Giuseppe Attardi Anne Chomyn
Editor-in-Chiefs: John Abelson Melvin Simon
Hardcover ISBN: 9780121821654
eBook ISBN: 9780080883779
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 8th March 1996
Page Count: 621


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Table of Contents

In Vivo and in Vitro Approaches to Study of Mitochondrial Gene Expression: V. Micol, P. Fernandez-Silva, and G. Attardi, In Vivo Footprinting of Human Mitochondrial DNA in Cultured Cell Systems. C.S. Madsen, S.C. Ghivizzani, C.V. Ammini, M.R. Nelen, and W.W. Hauswirth, Genomic Footprinting of Mitochondrial DNA: I. In Organello Analysis of Protein–Mitochondrial DNA Interactions in Bovine Mitochondria. C.V. Ammini, S.C. Ghivizzani, C.S. Madsen, and W.W. Hauswirth, Genomic Footprinting of Mitochondrial DNA: II. In Vivo Analysis of Protein–Mitochondrial DNA Interactions in Xenopus laevis Eggs and Embryos. R.O. Poyton, G. Bellus, E.E. McKee, K.A. Sevarino, and B. Goehring, In Organello Mitochondrial Protein and RNA Synthesis Systems from Saccharomyces cerevisiae. G.L.Gaines, III, In Organello RNA Synthesis System from HeLa Cells. J.A. Enriquez, A. Perez-Martos, M.J. Lopez-Perez, and J. Montoya, In Organello RNA Synthesis System from Mammalian Liver and Brain. D.A. Mangus and J.A. Jaehning, Transcription in Vitro with Saccharomyces cerevisiae Mitochondrial RNA Polymerase. P.S. Perlman and M. Podar, Reactions Catalyzed byGroup II Introns in Vitro. K.R. Groom, Y.L. Dang, G.-J. Gao, Y.C. Lou, N.C. Martin, C.A. Wise, and M.J. Morales, Genetic and Biochemical Approaches for Analysis of Mitochondrial RNase P from Saccharomyces cerevisiae. L. Simpson, G.C. Frech, andD.A. Maslov, RNA Editing in Trypanosomatid Mitochondria. C. Ausenda and A. Chomyn, Purification of Mitochondrial DNA from Human Cell Cultures and Placenta. P. Fernandez-Silva, V. Micol, and G. Attardi, Mitochondrial DNA Transcription Initiation and Termination Using Mitochondrial Lysates from Cultured Human Cells. G.S. Shadel and D.A. Clayton, Mapping Promoters in Displacement-Loop Region of Vertebrate Mitochondrial DNA. <E


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Key Features

@introbul:Key Features @bul:* This volume covers methodology used in

  • Mitochondrial gene expression
  • Mitochondrial genetics and gene manipulation
  • Mitochondrial diseases and aging


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About the Serial Volume Editors

Giuseppe Attardi Serial Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Division of Biology, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, U.S.A.

Anne Chomyn Serial Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Division of Biology, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, U.S.A.

About the Editor-in-Chiefs

John Abelson Editor-in-Chief

Affiliations and Expertise

California Institute of Technology, Division of Biology, Pasadena, U.S.A.

Melvin Simon Editor-in-Chief

Affiliations and Expertise

The Salk Institute, La Jolla, CA, USA