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© 1997

Progress in Cell Cycle Research

  • Laurent Meijer
  • Silvana Guidet
  • Michel Philippe
Book

Part of the Progress in Cell Cycle Research book series (PCCR)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Anne Op De Beeck, Perrine Caillet-Fauquet
    Pages 1-19
  3. Vladimir Mironov, Marc Van Montagu, Dirk Inzé
    Pages 29-41
  4. Tien C. Ko, Wade A. Bresnahan, E. Aubrey Thompson
    Pages 43-52
  5. Alasdair M. Robertson, Viki J. Allan
    Pages 59-75
  6. Hideo Nishitani, Paul Nurse
    Pages 135-142
  7. Khandan Keyomarsi, Thaddeus W. Herliczek
    Pages 171-191
  8. Jirina Bartkova, Jiri Lukas, Jiri Bartek
    Pages 211-220
  9. Ali Fattaey, Robert N. Booher
    Pages 233-240

About this book

Introduction

The "Progress in Cell Cycle Research" series has been conceived to serve as a collection of reviews on various aspects of a fast growing biology field, the cell division cycle. These reviews do not pretend to cover all aspects of cell cycle regulation and mechanisms but rather focus on a few topics of particular interest in the recent literature. This third volume starts with a broad overview of the diversity of ways by which viruses subdue their host cell cycle (chapter 1). Of particular interest in this area is the case of HN which has recently been extensively investigated (chapter 2). Although most of our understanding of cell cycle regulation derives from work performed in yeast and animal cells, plant models, reviewed in chapter 3 for one of the best studied example, Arabidopsis, are starting to contribute significantly to the cell cycle general picture. In mammals, the regulation of cell division of two types of tissues, the intestine (chapter 4) and the developing muscle (chapter 5) are investigated in an interesting physiological context. Cell division is accompanied by a number of morphological changes. One of them, organelle transport, is starting to be better understood (chapter 6). The next few chapter summarise our knowledge of some essential regulators of the cell cycle. A still intriguing enzyme, casein kinase 2, is reviewed in detail in chapter 7. Some of the most studied cell cycle regulators are certainly the CKI's, cyclin-dependent kinases inhibitors (chapter 8).

Keywords

Activation DNA Macrophages Viruses Vivo biochemistry cell division molecular biology myogenesis regulation saccharomyces cerevisiae

Editors and affiliations

  • Laurent Meijer
    • 1
  • Silvana Guidet
    • 1
  • Michel Philippe
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre National de la Recherche ScientifiqueRoscoffFrance
  2. 2.Centre National de la Recherche ScientifiqueUniversité de Rennes IRennesFrance

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Progress in Cell Cycle Research
  • Editors Laurent Meijer
    Silvana Guidet
    Michel Philippe
  • Series Title Progress in Cell Cycle Research
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4615-5371-7
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 1997
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-306-45810-1
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4613-7451-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4615-5371-7
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages X, 321
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Zoology
    Animal Anatomy / Morphology / Histology
    Oncology
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