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UNKNOWN - Telomeres and Telomerase, ebook

Telomeres and Telomerase



Telomeres and Telomerase Chairman: Sydney Brenner 1997 Telomeres are the protective genetic elements located at the ends of chromosomes and are essential for correct chromosomal structure and function. They are not fully replicated by the conventional…

Alberty, Robert A. - Thermodynamics of Biochemical Reactions, ebook

Thermodynamics of Biochemical Reactions

Alberty, Robert A.


Thermodynamics of Biochemical Reactions emphasizes the fundamental equations of thermodynamics and the application of these equations to systems of biochemical reactions. This emphasis leads to new thermodynamic potentials that provide criteria for spontaneous…

UNKNOWN - Interactions Among Cell Signalling Systems, ebook

Interactions Among Cell Signalling Systems



A panel of internationally renowned experts present papers on cell signalling--an area in which there has been recent important advances. Coverage includes the inositol 1, 4, 5-triphosphate receptor, signal-induced phospholipid degradation cascade and…

UNKNOWN - Calcium, Waves, Gradients and Oscillations, ebook

Calcium, Waves, Gradients and Oscillations



Renowned contributors provide comprehensive coverage of calcium gradients, waves and oscillations in diverse systems. Discusses the mechanisms initiating and sustaining calcium waves and their role in cell function. Describes studies using the latest…

UNKNOWN - Proton Passage Across Cell Membranes, ebook

Proton Passage Across Cell Membranes



Regulation of intracellular pH is vital to all living cells. This symposium covers the control of pH in muscle and nerve cells and the different mechanisms of acid transport across epithelial and other cell membranes. Papers describe the development and…

UNKNOWN - Cyanide Compounds in Biology, ebook

Cyanide Compounds in Biology



Comprises the proceedings of a symposium held at the Ciba Foundation, March 1988. Contributors present an international, interdisciplinary approach to the biology and biological chemistry of cyanide and related compounds. Addressed are the microbial metabolism…

UNKNOWN - The Biosynthesis of the Tetrapyrrole Pigments, ebook

The Biosynthesis of the Tetrapyrrole Pigments



Prestigious contributors summarize current knowledge regarding the biosynthesis of tetrapyrrole pigments--chlorophyll, haem, vitamin B12. Describes the structure and regulation of key enzymes along with various pathways, molecular genetic studies and…

Foundation, Novartis - Reversible Protein Acetylation, ebook

Reversible Protein Acetylation

Foundation, Novartis


A comprehensive review of recent work on chromatin and non-histone proteins, this book arises from the interactions of a multidisciplinary group of scientists involved in the study of acetylation. This area of research opens up new and exciting possibilities…