Cell Biology Study Guide: Prokaryotes, Archaea, Eukaryotes, Viruses, Cell Components, Respiration, Protein Biosynthesis, Cell division, Cell Signaling & more. [NOOK Book]

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Boost grades with an illustrated Cell Biology Study Guide. You will use it from an undergraduate school all the way to medical school.

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Intended for everyone interested in Biology, particularly ...

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Cell Biology Study Guide: Prokaryotes, Archaea, Eukaryotes, Viruses, Cell Components, Respiration, Protein Biosynthesis, Cell division, Cell Signaling & more.

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Overview

Boost grades with an illustrated Cell Biology Study Guide. You will use it from an undergraduate school all the way to medical school.

Audience

Intended for everyone interested in Biology, particularly undergraduate and graduate life science students, medical students, nursing, and dental students.

Features

  • Fully illustrated.
  • Written in clear, concise format.
  • Difficult concepts are explained in simple terms.
  • Detailed description on cell components and biochemical processes.
  • Navigate from Table of Contents or search for the words or phrases
  • Access the guide anytime, anywhere - at home, on the train, in the subway.
  • Use your down time to prepare for an exam.
  • Always have the guide available for a quick reference.

Table of Contents

Cell: Cell membrane | Cytoskeleton | Genetic material | Organelles | Prokaryotic cells | Eukaryotic cells | Growth and metabolism | Creation of new cells | Protein synthesis | Origins of cells | History

Types of Cells: Prokaryotes | Bacteria | Groups | Gram-positive | Gram-negative | Cyanobacteria | Archaea | Eukaryotes | Comparison of eukaryotic and procariotic cells | Plant Cells | Comparison of animal and plant cells

Bacterial cell structure: Cell envelope | Cytoplasmic membrane | Surface structures | Intracellular structures | Endospores

Cell Components: Cell wall | Cell membrane | Chloroplast | Cilium | Centriole | Centrosome | Glyoxysome | Cytoplasm | Cytoskeleton | Endoplasmic reticulum | Flagellum | Golgi apparatus | Lysosome | Melanosome | Mitochondria | Mitotic spindle | Nucleus | Nucleolus | Peroxisome | Plasmodesmata | Plastid | Ribosome | Vacuole | Vesicle

Cellular Respiration: Aerobic respiration | Theoretical yields | Anaerobic respiration | Fermentation | ATP

Mitochondria: Functions | Oxidative phosphorylation | Oxidative decarboxylation | Electron transport | Mitochondrial DNA | Reproduction | Origin

Photosynthesis:  Chloroplast | Plastid | Plant photosynthesis | Photosynthesis in algae and bacteria | Discovery | Molecular production | Bioenergetics | Factors affecting photosynthesis | Light reaction | Dark reaction | Carbon Fixation | Calvin cycle | Pigments: Chlorophyll | Carotenoids | Xanthophyll | Cytochrome | Phycobilin | Bacteriorhodopsin

Cytoskeleton: Actin | Myosin | Intermediate filament | Flagellin | Microtubule | Kinesin | Dynein | Cell Movement

Cell Membrane: Phospholipids | Cholesterol | Diffusion | Osmosis | Electrochemical gradient | Membrane permeability | Passive transport | Facilitated diffusion | Ion channel | Active transport | The ATP-Dependent Na/K Pump | V-ATPase | Exocytosis | Endocytosis | Cell wall | Cell envelope | Chitin | Peptidoglycan

Cell Adhesion: Families of cell adhesion molecules | Immunoglobulin Family | Integrins | Cadherin | Selectin

Genome: Gene | Chromosomes | Homologous chromosomes | Karyotype | Locus | Chromatin: Euchromatin | Heterochromatin | Histone | Nucleosome | Somatic Cell | Gametes: Ovum | Sperm | Human Genome

DNA: DNA replication | Topoisomerase | Helicase | DNA Polymerase | Replication fork | Homologous Recombination | Mitochondrial DNA | Genetic code | Gene expression | DNA Repair | Recombinant DNA | Antisense

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781605011080
  • Publisher: MobileReference
  • Publication date: 1/1/2010
  • Series: Mobi Study Guides
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 514,741
  • File size: 2 MB

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