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Title The cell biology of stem cells / edited by Eran Meshorer, Kathrin Plath
Published New York : Springer Science+Business Media ; Austin, Tex. : Landes Bioscience, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 229 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Advances in experimental medicine and biology ; v. 695
Advances in experimental medicine and biology ; v. 695
Contents Early embryonic cell fate decisions in the mouse / Yojiro Yamanaka and Amy Ralston -- Nuclear architecture in stem cells / Kelly J. Morris, Mita Chotalia and Ana Pombo -- Epigenetic regulation of pluripotency / Eleni M. Tomazou and Alexander Meissner -- Autosomal lyonization of replication domains during early mammalian development / Ichiro Hiratani and David M. Gilbert -- Preservation of genomic integrity in mouse embryonic stem cells / Peter J. Stambrook and Elisia D. Tichy -- Transcriptional regulation in embryonic stem cells / Jian-Chien, Dominic Heng and Huck Hui Ng -- Alternative splicing in stem cell self-renewal and differentiation / David A. Nelles and Gene W. Yeo -- MicroRNA regulation of embryonic stem cell self-renewal and differentiation / Collin Melton and Robert Blelloch -- Telomeres and telomerase in adult stem cells and pluripotent embryonic stem cells / Rosa M. Marión and Maria A. Blasco -- X chromosome inactivation and embryonic stem cells / Tahsin Stefan Barakat and Joost Gribnau -- Adult stem cells and their niches / Francesca Ferraro, Cristina Lo Celso and David Scadden -- Adult stem cell differentiation and trafficking and their implications in disease / Ying Zhuge, Zhao-Jun Liu and Omaida C. Velazquez -- Vertebrates that regenerate as models for guiding stem cells / Christopher L. Antos and Elly M. Tanaka -- Reprogramming of somatic cells to pluripotency / Masato Nakagawa and Shinya Yamanaka
Summary "The Cell Biology of Stem Cells" discusses multiple aspects of stem cell biology, ranging from their basic molecular characteristics to the in vivo stem cell trafficking of adult stem cells and the adult stem-cell niche, and ends with a visit to regeneration and cell fate reprogramming. It provides much of the current understanding of the cell biology of stem cells and discusses many of the open questions that remain to be answered
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Stem cells.
Stem Cells -- physiology.
Form Electronic book
Author Meshorer, Eran.
Plath, Kathrin.
ISBN 9781441970374 (electronic bk.)
1441970371 (electronic bk.)
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9781283074568