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
Print ISBN:
9781559386876
Electronic ISBN:
9780080541891

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