Metal Ions in Gene Regulation

Metal Ions in Gene Regulation


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781461377450
Publisher: Springer US
Publication date: 12/16/2012
Series: Chapman & Hall Microbiology Series
Edition description: 1998
Pages: 473
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.04(d)
Age Range: Up to 18 Years

Table of Contents

Overview of cellular inorganic metabolism and the need for gene regulation-- Simon Silver and William Walden; Part I: Bacterial Metal Metabolism. Control of Bacterial Iron Transport by Regulatory Proteins- Klaus Hantke and Volkmar Braun; Metal Cation Regulation in Gram-Positive Bacteria- John D. Helmann; Two-Component Systems in the Regulation of Heavy Metal Resistance- Dietrich H. Nies and Nigel L. Brown; Phosphate Signaling and the Control of Gene Expression in Escherichia coli- Barry L. Wanner; Part II: Animal Metal Metabolism. Translational Regulation of Bioiron- Elizabeth C. Theil; The Iron Responsive Element (IRE), the Iron Regulatory Protein (IRP), and Cytosolic Aconitase: Posttranscriptional Regulation of Mammalian Iron Metabolism- Richard S. Eisenstein, M. Claire Kennedy, and Helmut Beinert; Mechanisms for Induction and Rerepression of Ferritin Synthesis- David P. Mascotti, Lisa S. Goessling, Diane Rup, and Robert E. Thach; Metallothionein Gene Regulation in Mouse Cells- Simon Labbe, Carl Simard, and Carl Seguin; Menkes' and Wilson's Diseases: Genetic Disorders of Copper Transport- Julian F.B. Mercer and James Camakaris. Part III: Lower Eukaryotes and Plants. Metal Ion Stress in Yeast- Dennis R. Winge, Andrew K. Sewell, Wei Yu, Joanne L. Thorvaldsen, and Rohan Farrell; Yeast Metallothionein Gene Regulation- Simon A.B. Knight, Keith A. Koch, and Dennis J. Thiele; The Molecular Biology of Iron and Zinc Uptake in Saccharomyces cerevisiae- David Eide; Metallothionein Gene Regulation in Cyanobacteria- Nigel J. Robinson, Amanda J. Bird, and Jennifer S. Turner; Metallothionein-like Genes and Phytochelatins in Higher Plants- Anthony P. Fordham-Skelton, Nigel J. Robinson, and Peter B. Goldsbrough; Regulation of Ferritin Synthesis and Degradation in Plants- Jean-Francois Briat and Stephane Lobreaux; Reciprocal, Copper-Responsive Accumulation of Plastocyanin and Cytochrome C6 in Algae and Cyanobacteria: A Model for Metalloregulation of Metalloprotein Synthesis- Sabeeha Merchant. Index.

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