Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Sharon L. McKenna, Adrian J. McGowan, Thomas G. Cotter
    Pages 1-31
  3. Zbigniew Darzynkiewicz, Frank Traganos
    Pages 33-73
  4. E. M. Bruckheimer, S. H. Cho, M. Sarkiss, J. Herrmann, T. J. McDonnell
    Pages 75-105
  5. Natasha L. Harvey, Sharad Kumar
    Pages 107-128
  6. Francesco Autuori, Maria Grazia Farrace, Serafina Oliverio, Lucia Piredda, Mauro Piacentini
    Pages 129-136
  7. Rosemary O'Connor
    Pages 137-166
  8. R. P. Singh, M. Al-Rubeai
    Pages 167-184
  9. Back Matter

About this book


The aim of this volume is to provide an in-depth overview of the state-of-the-art research on apoptosis with contributions from key groups working in the field. This type of programme cell death has received wide and rapid attention and now is considered as one of the hottest areas of science. The volume covers various aspects of the apoptotic death process from the morphological and biochemical features, mechanisms and genetic regulation to its role in pathological process and potential implications for biomedical research and biopharmaceutical production.


Biotechnologie Enzyme Glutamin Mikrobiologie Zelsterben apoptosis biotechnology enzymesy microbiology

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Apoptosis
  • Editors Mohamed Al-Rubeai
  • Series Title Advances in Biochemical Engineering/Biotechnology
  • Series Abbreviated Title Adv Biochem Eng Biotechnol
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag 1998
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-540-64153-7
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-662-14769-6
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-540-69694-0
  • Series ISSN 0724-6145
  • Series E-ISSN 1616-8542
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XI, 195
  • Number of Illustrations 24 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Biotechnology
    Industrial Chemistry/Chemical Engineering
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