Cell biology is a
multidisciplinary scientific field that its modern expansion in new knowledge.
This book is a compilation of inspiring reviews/original studies, which are
divided into sections: New Methods in Cell Biology, Molecular and Cellular
Regulatory Mechanisms, and Cellular Basis of Disease and Therapy.
This lecture note covers the following topics: Introduction to Cell
Biology, How to Study Cells, Cellular Building Blocks: Proteins, Cellular
Building Blocks: Lipids and Membranes, Membrane Transport, Intracellular
compartments and Transport, Cell Communication, Cell Communication,
Cytoskeleton: Actin and muscle contractility, Intermediate Filaments,
Microtubules, Mitosis and Meiosis.
This note covers the following topics:
what is a cell what are the essential characteristics of cells, how do cells
decode genetic information into functional proteins, how are eukaryotic cells
organized into smaller parts, how do cells sense their environment and how do
cells know when to divide
This note explains the following topics: The cranial
sensory nervous system, Tooth organogenesis and regeneration, Melanocyte stem
cells, Limbal epithelial stem cells of the cornea, Neural crest-derived stem
Author(s): Andrea Streit, Masatake Osawa, Irma Thesleff, Mark
Tummers, Olga Shakhova
This note explains the following topics: Epigenetic mechanisms controlling mesodermal specification, Imaging chromatin in
embryonic stem cells, Epigenetic silencing during early lineage commitment, The
chromatin signature of pluripotent cells, Stem cells, cancer, and epigenetics.