The Biology of Lipids: Trafficking, Regulation, and Function

The Biology of Lipids: Trafficking, Regulation, and Function

by Kai Simons

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ISBN-13: 9781936113392
Publisher: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press
Publication date: 07/30/2011
Pages: 334
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 10.20(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface vii

Membrane Organization and Lipid Rafts Kai Simons Julio L. Sampaio 1

Shotgun Lipidomics on High Resolution Mass Spectrometers Dominik Schwudke Kai Schuhmann Ronny Herzog Stefan R. Bornstein Andrej Shevchenko 19

Model Answers to Lipid Membrane Questions Ole G. Mouritsen 33

Phase Separation in Lipid Membranes Frederick A. Heberle Gerald W. Feigenson 49

Lipid Polymorphisms and Membrane Shape Vadim A. Frolov Anna V. Shnyrova Joshua Zimmerberg 63

Curvature-Driven Lipid Sorting in Biomembranes Andrew Callan-Jones Benoit Sorre Patricia Bassereau 77

Lipid Simulations: A Perspective on Lipids in Action Ilpo Vattulainen Tomasz Rog 91

Fluorescence Techniques to Study Lipid Dynamics Erdinc Sezgin Petra Schwille 105

Dynamic Transbilayer Lipid Asymmetry Gerrit van Meer 137

Glycosphingolipid Functions Clifford A. Lingwood 149

Regulation of Cholesterol and Fatty Acid Synthesis Jin Ye Russell A. DeBose-Boyd 175

Distribution and Functions of Sterols and Sphingolipids J. Thomas Hannich Kyohei Umebayashi Howard Riezman 189

Phosphoinositides in Cell Architecture Annette Shewan Dennis J. Eastburn Keith Mostov 203

Specificity of Intramembrane Protein-Lipid Interactions Francesc-Xabier Contreras Andreas Max Ernst Felix Wieland Britta Brügger 221

Synthesis and Biosynthetic Trafficking of Membrane Lipids Tomas Blom Pentti Somerharju Elina Ikonen 239

Lipid-Mediated Endocytosis Helge Ewers Ari Helenius 255

Not Just Fat: The Structure and Function of the Lipid Droplet Toyoshi Fujimoto Robert G. Parton 269

Lysosomal Lipid Storage Diseases Heike Schulze Konrad Sandhoff 287

Role of Lipids in Virus Replication Maier Lorizate Hans-Georg Kräusslich 307

Index 327

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