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Author Pollard, Thomas D. (Thomas Dean), 1942- author

Title Cell biology / Thomas D. Pollard, William C. Earnshaw, Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz, Graham T. Johnson
Edition Third edition
Published Philadelphia, PA : Elsevier, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations (chiefly color), color portraits
Contents Sect. I: Introduction to cell biology -- Sect. II: Chemical and physical background -- Sect. III: Chromatin, chromosomes, and the cell nucleus -- Sect. IV: Central dogma: from gene to protein -- Sect. V: Membrane structure and function -- Sect. VI: Cellular organelles and membrane trafficking -- Sect. VII: Signaling mechanisms -- Sect. VIII: Cellular adhesion and the extracellular matrix -- Sect. IX: Cytoskeleton and cellular motility -- Sect: X: Cell cycle
Summary The much-anticipated 3rd edition of Cell Biology delivers comprehensive, clearly written, and richly illustrated content to today's students, all in a user-friendly format. Relevant to both research and clinical practice, this rich resource covers key principles of cellular function and uses them to explain how molecular defects lead to cellular dysfunction and cause human disease. Concise text and visually amazing graphics simplify complex information and help readers make the most of their study time
Notes Revised edition of: Cell biology / Thomas D. Pollard. 2nd ed. ©2008
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from electronic title page (Expert Consult, viewed November 27, 2017)
Subject Cell Physiological Phenomena.
Form Electronic book
Author Earnshaw, William C., author
Johnson, Graham T., author
Lippincott-Schwartz, Jennifer, author
Preceded by: Pollard, Thomas D. (Thomas Dean), 1942- Cell biology. 2nd ed. ©2008
ISBN 0323400027 (electronic bk.)
9780323400022 (electronic bk.)
(hardcover ;) (alk. paper)
(international edition)
(hardcover ;) (alk. paper)
(international edition)