© 1996

Biology of the Lysosome

  • John B. Lloyd
  • Robert W. Mason

Part of the Subcellular Biochemistry book series (SCBI, volume 27)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Delivery Routes to the Lysosome

    1. Thomas Braulke
      Pages 15-49
    2. Elizabeth Smythe
      Pages 51-92
    3. Glenn E. Mortimore, Giovanni Miotto, Rina Venerando, Motoni Kadowaki
      Pages 93-135
  3. Metabolism in the Lysosome

    1. Robert W. Mason
      Pages 159-190
    2. Bryan G. Winchester
      Pages 191-238
    3. William J. Johnson, Gregory J. Warner, Patricia G. Yancey, George H. Rothblat
      Pages 239-293
  4. The Lysosome in Its Cytoplasmic Environment

    1. Rebecca W. Van Dyke
      Pages 331-360
    2. Robert Wattiaux, Simone Wattiaux-De Coninck
      Pages 387-409
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 411-416

About this book


biology metabolism nucleic acid pharmacology protein toxicology

Editors and affiliations

  • John B. Lloyd
    • 1
    • 2
  • Robert W. Mason
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Thomas Jefferson UniversityPhiladelphiaUSA
  2. 2.Nemours Research ProgramsWilmingtonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Biology of the Lysosome
  • Editors John B. Lloyd
    Robert W. Mason
  • Series Title Subcellular Biochemistry
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Plenum Press, New York 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-306-45440-0
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4613-7674-3
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4615-5833-0
  • Series ISSN 0306-0225
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIX, 416
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Physical Chemistry
    Biochemistry, general
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From a preview of a previous volume:
`The heterogeneity of very ambitious, and the result is, overall, successful because of the high quality of the individual contributions...highly recommended.'
Amercian Scientist.

`Well written and timely...of interest to all those involved in the study of this organelle and for those interested in the medical and genetic aspects of lysosomal disorders...recommended.'
Journal of Medical Genetics