Tetrahymena thermophila by Kathleen CollinsTetrahymena thermophila by Kathleen Collins

Tetrahymena thermophila

byKathleen Collins, Kathleen Collins

Other | October 22, 2012

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This new volume of Methods in Cell Biology looks at Tetrahymena thermophila, a model organism in experimental biology. Covering sections on Systems perspectives and Operating principles, chapters are written by experts in the field.

With cutting edge material, this comprehensive collection is intended to guide researchers of Tetrahymena thermophila for years to come.

  • Covers sections on systems perspectives and operating principles
  • Chapters are written by experts in the field
  • Cutting-edge material, making this a truly comprehensive collection
Title:Tetrahymena thermophilaFormat:OtherDimensions:430 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:October 22, 2012Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0123859689

ISBN - 13:9780123859686


Table of Contents

Part I: Introduction

  1. Perspectives on the ciliated protozoan Tetrahymena thermophila
  2. Part II: Systems perspectives

  3. The life and times of Tetrahymena
  4. Nuclear dualism.
  5. Whole Genome Studies of Tetrahymena
  6. From Molecules to Morphology: Cellular Organization of Tetrahymena thermophila
  7. Conservation and innovation in Tetrahymena membrane traffic: proteins, lipids, and compartments
  8. Developmental progression of Tetrahymena through the cell cycle and conjugation
  9. Part III: Operating Principles

  10. Tetrahymena in the Laboratory: Strain Resources, Methods for Culture, Maintenance, and Storage
  11. Natural populations and inbred strains of Tetrahymena
  12. Tetrahymena thermophila Genetics: Concepts and Applications
  13. Transformation and strain engineering of Tetrahymena
  14. Biochemical approaches including the design and use of strains expressing epitope-tagged proteins
  15. Cytological Analysis of Tetrahymena thermophila
  16. Purification Of Tetrahymena Cytoskeletal Proteins
  17. Behavioral Bioassays and their Uses in Tetrahymena.
  18. Tetrahymena in the Classroom