Methods and Protocols

  • Karin Öllinger
  • Hanna Appelqvist

Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1594)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Melanie Thelen, Dominic Winter, Thomas Braulke, Volkmar Gieselmann
    Pages 1-18
  3. Mesut Bilgin, Jesper Nylandsted, Marja Jäättelä, Kenji Maeda
    Pages 19-34
  4. Elmira Tokhtaeva, Olga A. Mareninova, Anna S. Gukovskaya, Olga Vagin
    Pages 35-42
  5. Ilse Hurbain, Maryse Romao, Ptissam Bergam, Xavier Heiligenstein, Graça Raposo
    Pages 43-71
  6. Ana Maria Vilamill Giraldo, Karin Öllinger, Vesa Loitto
    Pages 73-92
  7. Mingguang Ren, Beibei Deng, Xiuqi Kong, Yonghe Tang, Weiying Lin
    Pages 129-139
  8. Kristina M. Hamill, Ezequiel Wexselblatt, Wenyong Tong, Jeffrey D. Esko, Yitzhak Tor
    Pages 151-163
  9. Camilla Lööv, Anna Erlandsson
    Pages 165-177
  10. Ida Eriksson, Karin Öllinger, Hanna Appelqvist
    Pages 179-189
  11. Anna L. Södergren, Sofia Ramström
    Pages 191-203
  12. Jyotsna Verma, Sunita Bijarnia-Mahay, Ishwar C. Verma
    Pages 265-291
  13. Colin Fennelly, Ravi K. Amaravadi
    Pages 293-308
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 309-311

About this book


This volume provides laboratory protocols essential for studies on lysosomal biology. Chapters aim to guide researchers in their exploration of lysosomes, both under normal conditions and in pathological processes. Written in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology series format, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of the necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols, and tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls.

Authoritative and practical, Lysosome: Methods and Protocols aims to provided  protocols that will guide and inspire further research and generate new insights into this fascinating organelle.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Karin Öllinger
    • 1
  • Hanna Appelqvist
    • 2
  1. 1.Experimental Pathology, Department of Clinical and Experimental MedicineLinköping UniversityLinköpingSweden
  2. 2.Department of Physics, Chemistry and BiologyLinköping UniversityLinköpingSweden

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media LLC 2017
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Protocols
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4939-6932-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4939-6934-0
  • Series Print ISSN 1064-3745
  • Series Online ISSN 1940-6029
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