Molecular Specialization and Symmetry in Membrane Function

Molecular Specialization and Symmetry in Membrane Function

by Arthur K. Solomon, Manfred Karnovsky


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780674367210
Publisher: Harvard
Publication date: 10/01/2013
Series: Harvard Books in Biophysics , #2
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 1.50(h) x 9.50(d)

About the Author

Arthur K. Solomon was Professor of Biophysics at Harvard Medical School.

Manfred Karnovsky was Harold T. White Professor of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Emeritus, at Harvard Medical School.

Table of Contents

Part One: Specialization at the Molecular Level

1. Membrane Biogenesis

George E. Palade

2. Lipid-Protein Associations

O. Hayes Griffith and Patricia C. Jost

3. Molecular Architecture of Oligomeric Membrane Proteins

Fernando Cabral, Walter Birchmeier, Carmen E. Kohler, and Gottfried Schatz

4. Transmembrane Compositional Asymmetry of Lipids in Bilayers and Biomembranes

Thomas E. Thompson

5. Ligand-Binding Properties of Membrane-Bound Cholinergic Receptors of Torpedo Marmorata

Jonathan B. Cohen

6. The Functional Roles of Band 3 Protein of the Red Blood Cell

Aser Rothstein

7. Energetics and Molecular Biology of Membrane Transport

H. R. Kaback, S. Ramos, D. F. Robertson, P. Stroobant, and H. Tokuda

Part Two: Asymmetry in Transport

8. Asymmetry and the Mechanism of the Red Cell Na-K Pump, Determined by Ouabain Binding

Joseph F. Hoffman

9. Simultaneous or Consecutive Occupancy by Sodium and Potassium Ions of Their Membrane Pump

Robert L. Post

10. Proton Translocation in Submitochondrial Particles and Reconstituted Segments of the Respiratory Chain

Peter C. Hinkle

11. Studies on the Molecular Mechanism of Anion Transport across the Red Blood Cell Membrane

Hermann Passow and Laila Zaki

Part Three: Polar Faces in Epithelia

12. The Double-Membrane Model for Transepithelial Ion Transport: Are Homocellular and Transcellular Ion Transport Related?

Stanley G. Schultz

13. Differentiation of Cell Faces in Epithelia

R. Kinne and E. Kinne-Saffran

14. Solute-Coupled Water Transport in the Kidney

Emile L. Boulpaep

15. Modes of Sodium Transport in the Kidney

Guillermo Whittembury, Madalina Condrescu-Guidi, Margarita Perez-Gonzalez De La Manna, and F. Proverbio


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