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International review of cytology [electronic resource] : a survey of cell biology. Volume 231 / edited by Kwang W. Jeon.

Publication:
San Diego ; London : Academic Press, c2003.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (275 p.)
Series:
International review of cytology ; v. 231.
International review of cytology ; v. 231
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Subjects:
Cells.
Cytology.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
The acclaimed International Review of Cytology series presents current advances and reviews in cell biology, both plant and animal. Articles address structure and control of gene expression, nucleocytoplasmic interactions, control of cell development and differentiation, and cell transformation and growth. Authored by some of the foremost scientists in the field, each volume provides up-to-date information and directions for future research. Contributors to this volume areThe acclaimed International Review of Cytology series presents current advances and reviews in cell biology, both p
Contents:
Cover; Contents; Contributors; Chapter 1. Role of Mucins in the Function of the Corneal and Conjunctival Epithelia; I. Introduction; II. Mucin Genes and Gene Products; III. The Life Cycle of Goblet Cells of the Conjuctiva; IV. Mucins and the Ocular Surface; V. Summary; References; Chapter 2. Recent Advances in the Cell Biology of Polycystic Kidney Disease; I. Historical Background; II. Clinical Features of Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease; III. Molecular Biology of Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease; IV. Disease Models; V. Conclusions; References
Chapter 3. Estrogen Receptors in the Spinal Cord, Sensory Ganglia, and Pelvic Autonomic GangliaI. Introduction; II. Estrogen and Estrogen Receptors; III. Estrogen Receptors in the Nervous System; IV. Future Directions; References; Chapter 4. Regulatory Pathways in Lacrimal Gland Epithelium; I. Introduction; II. Tears and the Lacrimal Gland; III. Lacrimal Gland Secretion; IV. Regulation of Lacrimal Gland Protein Secretion; V. Mechanism of Electrolyte and Water Secretion and Its Control; VI. Factors Affecting Lacrimal Gland Protein Secretion; VII. Concluding Remarks; References
Chapter 5. Regulation by RNAI. Introduction; II. Noncoding RNAs in Dosage Compensation and Sex Determination; III. Noncoding RNAs from Imprinted Genes; IV. Noncoding Transcripts from Intergenic Regions; V. Noncoding RNAs in Posttranscriptional Gene Regulation; VI. Other Regulatory Functions of Noncoding RNAs; VII. Searching for ncRNA Genes in Genomic Sequences; VIII. Concluding Remarks; References; Index
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Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Jeon, Kwang W.
ISBN:
1-281-01180-0
9786611011802
0-08-049560-5
OCLC:
476068252