An Introduction to Biological Membranes

An Introduction to Biological Membranes: From Bilayers to Rafts covers many aspects of membrane structure/function that bridges membrane biophysics and cell biology. Offering cohesive, foundational information, this publication is valuable for advanced undergraduate students, graduate students and membranologists who seek a broad overview of membrane science. Brings together different facets of membrane research in a universally understandable manner Emphasis on the historical development of the field Topics include membrane sugars, membrane models, membrane isolation methods, and membrane transport.

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  • Author : William Stillwell
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Pages : 378 pages
  • ISBN : 0080931286
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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An Introduction to Biological Membranes

An Introduction to Biological Membranes
  • Author : William Stillwell
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release : 20 April 2013
GET THIS BOOKAn Introduction to Biological Membranes

An Introduction to Biological Membranes: From Bilayers to Rafts covers many aspects of membrane structure/function that bridges membrane biophysics and cell biology. Offering cohesive, foundational information, this publication is valuable for advanced undergraduate students, graduate students and membranologists who seek a broad overview of membrane science. Brings together different facets of membrane research in a universally understandable manner Emphasis on the historical development of the field Topics include membrane sugars, membrane models, membrane isolation methods, and membrane transport.

Introduction to Biological Membranes

Introduction to Biological Membranes
  • Author : Mahendra Kumar Jain
  • Publisher : Wiley-Interscience
  • Release : 18 January 1988
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Covers the basic properties of biological membranes in terms of the underlying biophysical properties. Emphasizes the intrinsic molecular logic and intermolecular interactions that underly the functions of biomembranes. Chapter coverage includes a working model for the structure of a biomembrane, molecular properties of phospholipids in biomembranes, properties of lipid/water systems including polymorphism and phase properties, proteins and carbohydrates in bilayers, translocation across bilayers by solubility diffusion, transmembrane potential, and much more. Many recent developments are discussed, such as transbilayer

An Introduction to Biological Membranes

An Introduction to Biological Membranes
  • Author : William Stillwell
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 June 2016
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Introduction to Biological Membranes: Composition, Structure and Function, Second Edition is a greatly expanded revision of the first edition that integrates many aspects of complex biological membrane functions with their composition and structure. A single membrane is composed of hundreds of proteins and thousands of lipids, all in constant flux. Every aspect of membrane structural studies involves parameters that are very small and fast. Both size and time ranges are so vast that multiple instrumentations must be employed, often simultaneously.

The Physical Chemistry of MEMBRANES

The Physical Chemistry of MEMBRANES
  • Author : B. Silver
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 06 December 2012
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Ls book is an account of what physical chemistry h . . to say about the structural, electrical and transport properties of biological membranes and their simplest model-the lipid bilayer. The accent throughout is on basic ideas. In contrast to the essentially descriptive ap proach characteristic of texts on membrane biochemistry, our underlying themes are the role of force and entropy in maintaining membrane organization, in determining the electric fields and ionic environment of membranes, and in regulating the passage of molecules

Characterization of Biological Membranes

Characterization of Biological Membranes
  • Author : Mu-Ping Nieh,Frederick A. Heberle,John Katsaras
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release : 22 July 2019
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The study of membranes has become of high importance in the fields of biology, pharmaceutical chemistry and medicine, since much of what happens in a cell or in a virus involves biological membranes. The current book is an excellent introduction to the area, which explains how modern analytical methods can be applied to study biological membranes and membrane proteins and the bioprocesses they are involved to.

Biological Membranes

Biological Membranes
  • Author : Kenneth M. Merz,Benoit Roux
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 06 December 2012
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The interface between a living cell and the surrounding world plays a critical role in numerous complex biological processes. Sperm/egg fusion, virus/cell fusion, exocytosis, endocytosis, and ion permeation are a few examples of processes involving membranes. In recent years, powerful tools such as X-ray crystal lography, electron microscopy, nuclear magnetic resonance, and infra-red and Raman spectroscopy have been developed to characterize the structure and dy namics of biomembranes. Despite this progress, many of the factors responsible for the

The Membranes of Cells

The Membranes of Cells
  • Author : Philip Yeagle
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 17 April 1993
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In this new edition of The Membranes of Cells, all of the chapters have been updated, some have been completely rewritten, and a new chapter on receptors has been added. The book has been designed to provide both the student and researcher with a synthesis of information from a number of scientific disciplines to create a comprehensive view of the structure and function of the membranes of cells. The topics are treated in sufficient depth to provide an entry point

Structure and Function of Biological Membranes

Structure and Function of Biological Membranes
  • Author : Lawrence I. Rothfield
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 28 June 2014
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Structure and Function of Biological Membranes explains the membrane phenomena at the molecular level through the use of biochemical and biophysical approaches. The book is an in-depth study of the structure and function of membranes. It is divided into three main parts. The first part provides an overview of the study of the biological membrane at the molecular level. Part II focuses on the detailed description of the overall molecular organization of membranes. The third part covers the relationship of

Biological Membranes in Toxicology

Biological Membranes in Toxicology
  • Author : E. C. Foulkes
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 17 December 1998
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Using this concise yet complete introduction to all aspects of biological membranes and their responses to toxicants, the reader will understand the role of cell membranes in controlling uptake, distribution, extrusion and excretion of toxic xenobiotics. The book also covers the historical background and critically evaluates some of the experimenta

Biological Membranes

Biological Membranes
  • Author : Roger Harrison
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 30 June 1982
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to the Second Edition RESEARCH INTO MEMBRANE-ASSOCIATED PHENOMENA HAS EXPANDED VERY greatly in the five years that have elapsed since the first edition of Biological Membranes was published. It is to take account of rapid advances in the field that we have written the present edition. There is now general acceptance of the fluid mosaic model of membrane structure and of the chemiosmotic interpretation of energetic processes, and our attention has shifted from justifying these ideas to explaining membrane functions

An Introduction to Interdisciplinary Toxicology

An Introduction to Interdisciplinary Toxicology
  • Author : Carey N. Pope,Jing Liu
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 February 2020
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An Introduction to Interdisciplinary Toxicology: From Molecules to Man integrates the various aspects of toxicology, from "simple" molecular systems, to complex human communities, with expertise from a spectrum of interacting disciplines. Chapters are written by specialists within a given subject, such as a chemical engineer, nutritional scientist, or a microbiologist, so subjects are clearly explained and discussed within the toxicology context. Many chapters are comparative across species so that students in ecotoxicology learn mammalian toxicology and vice versa. Specific citations,

Transport And Diffusion Across Cell Membranes

Transport And Diffusion Across Cell Membranes
  • Author : Wilfred Stein
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 02 December 2012
GET THIS BOOKTransport And Diffusion Across Cell Membranes

Transport and Diffusion across Cell Membranes is a comprehensive treatment of the transport and diffusion of molecules and ions across cell membranes. This book shows that the same kinetic equations (with appropriate modification) can describe all the specialized membrane transport systems: the pores, the carriers, and the two classes of pumps. The kinetic formalism is developed step by step and the features that make a system effective in carrying out its biological role are highlighted. This book is organized into