Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews: Cell and Molecular Biology
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Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews: Cell and Molecular Biology

by Nalini Chandar, Susan Viselli
     
 

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ISBN-10: 078179210X

ISBN-13: 9780781792103

Pub. Date: 01/26/2010

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

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

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781792103
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
01/26/2010
Series:
Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews Series
Edition description:
North American Edition
Pages:
248
Sales rank:
749,022
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of 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

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