Description

This volume of the treatise deals with structural aspects of the cytoskeleton: the characteristics of the filaments and their components; the organization of the genes; motor proteins; interactions with membranes.

Table of Contents

Contents. List of Contributors. Preface. Introduction. Microfilament Organization and Actin-Binding Proteins (S.K. Maciver). Control of Microtubule Polymerization and Stability (J. Avila and J.D. Nido). Motor Proteins in Mitosis and Meiosis (T.J. Yen). Membrane-Cytoskeleton (V. Niggli). Actin-Binding Proteins-Lipid Interactions (G. Isenberg and W.H. Goldmann). The Proteins of Intermediate Filament Systems (R.L. Shoeman and P. Traub). Nuclear Lamins and the Nucleoskeleton (R. Stick). Index.

Details

No. of pages:
307
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1995
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
eBook ISBN:
9780080541891
Print ISBN:
9781559386876
Print ISBN:
9780444543974

About the editors

J.E. Hesketh

Affiliations and Expertise

Rowett Research Institute, Aberdeen, Scotland

I.F. Pryme

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway

Reviews

This volume of the treatise deals with structural aspects of the cytoskeleton: the characteristics of the filaments and their components; the organization of the genes; motor proteins; interactions with membranes.