Dynamic Plasma Membranes: Portals Between Cells And Physiology by Vann BennettDynamic Plasma Membranes: Portals Between Cells And Physiology by Vann Bennett

Dynamic Plasma Membranes: Portals Between Cells And Physiology

byVann BennettEditorVann Bennett

Hardcover | January 12, 2016

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This volume focuses on the recent advances in understanding plasma membrane organization and function beginning with simple systems and extending to specialized membrane domains of vertebrate cells.

  • Written by leading experts in the field
  • Contains original material, both textual and illustrative, that should become a very relevant reference material
  • Presents material in a very comprehensive manner
  • Ideal for both researchers in the field and general readers who will find relevant and up-to-date information
Vann Bennett was born April 21, 1948 in Morganton, North Carolina. He graduated from Stanford University (Phi Beta Kappa, in biological and chemical studies) in 1970. He earned his Ph.D for work on the mechanism of action of cholera toxin with Pedro Cuatrecasas in 1974, and his M.D. in 1976 from the Johns Hopkins Medical School. He com...
Title:Dynamic Plasma Membranes: Portals Between Cells And PhysiologyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:262 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:January 12, 2016Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0128054042

ISBN - 13:9780128054048

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Table of Contents

  1. A Molecular Look at Membranes
    Max Berkowitz
  2. Where Biology Meets Physics A Converging View on Membrane Microdomain Dynamics
    Nicolas Destainville, Thomas H. Schmidt and Thorsten Lang
  3. Plasma Membrane Repair in Health and Disease
    Alexis R. Demonbreun and Elizabeth M. McNally
  4. Local Palmitoylation Cycles and Specialized Membrane Domain Organization
    Yuko Fukata, Tatsuro Murakami, Norihiko Yokoi and Masaki Fukata
  5. An Adaptable Spectin/Ankyrin-Based Mechanism for Long-Range Organization of Plasma Membranes in Vertebrate Tissues
    Vann Bennett and Damaris N. Lorenzo
  6. The Axon Initial Segment, Fifty Years Later: A Nexus for Neuronal Organization and Function
    Christophe Leterrier