Princeton University Library Catalog

Molecular biology of the cell / Bruce Alberts ... [et al.] ; with problems by John Wilson, Tim Hunt.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Garland Science, c2008.
Εdition:
5th ed.
Description:
1 v. (various pagings) : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm. + 1 DVD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
  • Cells and genomes -- Cell chemistry and biosynthesis -- Proteins -- DNA, chromosomes, and genomes -- DNA replication, repair, and recombination -- How cells read the genome: from DNA to protein -- Control of gene expression -- Manipulating proteins, DNA, and RNA -- Visualizing cells -- Membrane structure -- Membrane transport of small molecules and the electrical properties of membranes -- Intracellular compartments and protein sorting -- Intracellular vesicular traffic -- Energy conversion: mitochondria and chloroplasts -- Mechanisms of cell communication -- The cytoskeleton -- The cell cycle -- Apoptosis -- Cell junctions, cell adhesion, and the extracellular matrix -- Cancer -- Sexual reproduction: meiosis, germ cells, and fertilization -- Development of multicellular organisms -- Specialized tissues, stem cells, and tissue renewal -- Pathogens, infection, and innate immunity -- The adaptive immune system.
  • Tables: The genetic code, amino acids.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780815341055 (hardcover)
  • 0815341059 (hardcover)
LCCN:
2007005475
OCLC:
82473851
Related name:
RCP:
C - S