Lippincott Illustrated Reviews: Cell and Molecular Biology

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Lippincott Illustrated Reviews: Cell and Molecular Biology

By Nalini Chandar and Susan Viselli

Category:
Biochemistry, Health Professions, Medical, Microbiology
Series:
Lippincott Illustrated Reviews Series
  • Paperback
  • 9781609133092
  • February 2010
  • 248 pages
  • List Price: £30.50
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DESCRIPTION

Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews: Cell and Molecular Biology offers a highly visual presentation of essential cell and molecular biology, focusing on topics related to human health and disease. This new addition to the internationally best-selling Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews Series includes all the popular features of the series: an abundance of full-color annotated illustrations, expanded outline format, chapter summaries, review questions, and case studies that link basic science to real-life clinical situations. The book can be used as a review text for a stand-alone cell biology course in medical, health professions, and upper-level undergraduate programs, or in conjunction with Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews: Biochemistry for integrated courses.

A companion Website features the fully searchable online text, an interactive Question Bank for students, and an Image Bank for instructors to create PowerPoint® presentations.

CONTENTS

Unit I: CELL AND TISSUE STRUCTURE AND ORGANIZATION

Chapter 1: Stem Cells and Their Differentiation

Chapter 2: Extracellular Matrix and Cell Adhesion

Chapter 3: Biological Membranes

Chapter 4: Cytoskeleton

Chapter 5: Organelles

Unit II: ORGANIZATION OF THE EUKARYOTIC GENOME AND GENE EXPRESSION

Chapter 6: The Eukaryotic Genome

Chapter 7: DNA Replication

Chapter 8: Transcription

Chapter 9: Translation

Chapter 10: Regulation of Gene Expression

Chapter 11: Protein Trafficking

Chapter 12: Protein Degradation

Unit III: BIOMEMBRANE TRANSPORT

Chapter 13: Basic Concepts of Transport

Chapter 14: Active Transport

Chapter 15: Glucose Transport

Chapter 16: Drug Transport

Unit IV: CELL SIGNALING

Chapter 17: G Protein Signaling

Chapter 18: Catalytic Receptor Signaling

Chapter 19: Steroid Receptor Signaling

Unit V: REGULATION OF CELL GROWTH AND CELL DEATH

Chapter 20: The Cell Cycle

Chapter 21: Regulation of the Cell Cycle

Chapter 22: Abnormal Cell Growth

Chapter 23: Cell Death

Chapter 24: Aging and Senescence

SPECIFICATIONS

ISBN
9781609133092
Publication Month
February 2010
Edition Type
International Edition


Product Format
Paperback
Height x Width
7011 x 5411 mm
Weight
277599 grams
Number of Pages
248 pages
Language
English


Bisacs
MEDICAL / Biochemistry, MEDICAL / Test Preparation & Review


Imprint
LWW
Publisher
LWW


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