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American Society for Cell Biology

Works: 228 works in 440 publications in 2 languages and 14,442 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Handbooks and manuals  Laboratory manuals 
Roles: Editor, Other, Publisher
Classifications: QH585, 574.87
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The Journal of cell biology by American Society for Cell Biology( )

in English and held by 1,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No. 2, pt. 2 of November issue each year from v. 19-47; 1963-70 and v. 55- 1972- contain the Abstracts of papers presented at the annual meeting of the American Society for Cell Biology, 3d-10th; 1963-70 and 12th- 1972-
Molecular biology of the cell( )

28 editions published in 1992 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Methods in cell biology( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cell biology education : a journal of life science education( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CBE life sciences education( )

in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Zebrafish : biology by Monte Westerfield( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Zebrafish: Biology presents laboratory protocols and reviews that focus on Danio rerio, the tropical, freshwater fish that has emerged as an extremely powerful molecular-genetic model system for analysis of vertebrate development. This volume describes the embryology of the zebrafish, presents methods for cell culture and for the study of gene expression and function in development, highlights cellular techniques for analysis of morphogenesis, and concludes with protocols for the study of and descriptions of mutations that perturb organogenesis. Accessible to novices and "old hands" alike, this volume summarizes all aspects of zebrafish cell and developmental biology."--Jacket
Cell regulation( )

in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Green fluorescent proteins by Kevin Francis Sullivan( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume is an authoritative and comprehensive treatment of the approaches and techniques used for Green Fluorescent Proteins (GFP). The primary focus of this work is on research using biological systems. The volume covers all aspects of GFP, from its expression in different organisms to specific microscopic and data analysis methods. Key Features* Only volume on Green Fluorescent Protein research* Covers all aspects of GFP* Provides specific microscopic and data analysis methods* Discusses the design and construction of GFP fusion proteins* Covers GFP expression in animals, insects, plants
Animal cell culture methods by Jennie P Mather( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume provides complete and thorough coverage of the classical and state-of-the-art methods used in cell culture. It also includes basic principles used in the selection of cells for specific scientific study, as well as analytical and procedural techniques. Key Features* Reviews basic principles of cell culture* Gives options and techniques on how to look at cells
Microbes as tools for cell biology by David G Russell( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and Italian and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Microbes as Tools for Cell Biology bridges the gap between cell biology and microbiology. This laboratory guide provides a microbial tool kit for biologists who wish to use microbes as probes for basic cellular functions. The volume is organized into three sections, covering essential information on culture and genetic manipulation of microbes, assays for pathogen-host recognition, and analysis of intracellular parasitism. Each chapter outlines practical procedures and describes the rationale behind their development. This volume should prove useful to anyone interested in the biology of infectious agents, or their exploitation as a new generation of cell biological reagents. Key Features * Introduction by renowned microbiologist Dr. Stanley Falkow * Covers manipulation of pathogens, especially generation and selection of non-virulent phenotypes * Guides researchers in the study of intracellular pathogenesis * Describes microbial adherence and phagocytosis assays * Focuses on protein trafficking in infected cells * Well-illustrated with color plates, halftones, and diagrams
Apoptosis( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Apoptosis provides a current and comprehensive collection of methods for the study of cell death. Using a diverse range of technical approaches and model systems, the chapters in this volume cover topics from the cellular and organismal to the molecular and anatomical. The methods are illustrated with user-friendly recipes and over 100 tables, halftones, and diagrams. Key Features * Current methodologies for studying cell death * Wide range of model systems * Molecular, biochemical, cellular, and genetic approaches * Complements the original Cell Death volume * Up-to-date methodology for a fast moving field * Designed with the needs of both basic scientists and clinicians in mind * Authors are leaders in their respective fields
Video microscopy by Greenfield Sluder( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Video microscopy is used extensively in many life and biomedical science disciplines today, and is a useful tool for both cell biologists and students. This book presents how to track the dynamic changes that take place in the structure of living cells and in reconstituted preparations using video and digital imaging microscopy. Basic information, principles, and applications are also covered, as well as more specialized video microscopy techniques. Practical laboratory guide for methods and technologies used with video microscopy
Caenorhabditis elegans : modern biological analysis of an organism by H. F Epstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first of its kind, this laboratory handbook emphasizes diverse methods and technologies needed to investigate C. elegans, both as an integrated organism and as a model system for research inquiries in cell, developmental, and molecular biology, as well as in genetics and pharmacology. Four primary sections--Genetic and Culture Methods, Neurobiology, Cell and Molecular Biology, and Genomics and Informatics--reflect the cross-disciplinary nature of C. elegans research. Because C. elegans is a simple and malleable organism with a small genome and few cell types, it provides an elegant demonstr
Atomic force microscopy in cell biology by Bhanu P Jena( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first book to cover the history, structure, and application of atomic force microscopy in cell biology. Presented in the clear, well-illustrated style of the Methods in Cell Biology series, it introduces the AFM to its readers and enables them to tap the power and scope of this technology to further their own research. A practical laboratory guide for use of the atomic force and photonic force microscopes, it provides updated technology and methods in force spectroscopy. It is also a comprehensive and easy-to-follow practical laboratory guide for the use of the AFM and PFM in biolo
Neurons : methods and applications for the cell biologist by Peter James Hollenbeck( Book )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book lays out numerous simple techniques for growing and carrying out experiments with many varieties of neurons. Subjects include peripheral and central neurons from vertebrate and invertebrate sources, as well as neuron-like cell lines. It also explains recent advances in our ability to introduce exogenous proteins and genes to neurons in culture. Procedures for successful protein infiltration, biolistic transfection, electroporation, and viral transgenic methods in neurons are also presented. * Contains culture methodology for more than a dozen typ."--[Source inconnue]
Mitochondria by Liza A Pon( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title employs biochemical, cell biological, and genetic approaches to study mitochondrial structure, function, and biogenesis. Also of interest are the consequences of impaired mitochondrial function on cells, tissues, and organs. The book is full of step-by-step "how to" methods with sample results, interpretations, and pitfalls. There is a unique set of appendices that include gene catalogs, mtDNA maps, and reagents for probing respiratory chain function. Finally, there are applications of state-of-the art microarray and gene chip technologies
Cilia and flagella by Leslie Wilson( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cilia and Flagella presents protocols accessible to all individuals working with eukaryotic cilia and flagella. These recipes delineate laboratory methods and reagents, as well as critical steps and pitfalls of the procedures. The volume covers the roles of cilia and flagella in cell assembly and motility, the cell cycle, cell-cell recognition and other sensory functions, as well as human diseases and disorders. Students, researchers, professors, and clinicians should find the book's combination of "classic" and innovative techniques essential to the study of cilia and flagella
Tetrahymena thermophila by David J Asai( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tetrahymena thermophila is emerging as a powerful experimental system for functional genetics. The ciliated protozoan offers numerous advantages, not the least of which is the ability to eliminate any specific gene of interest and then to evaluate the effect of that mutation on the living cell. Past investigations with T. thermophila have yielded several key discoveries, including dynein, catalytic RNA, and telomerase. This volume is a comprehensive resource for using Tetrahymena in the laboratory and is aimed at persons already experienced, as well as newcomers to the organism. It covers both the biological background and essential protocols for investigators rapidly turning to Tetrahymena as the experimental system of choice. Key Features * Contains both theoretical and practical issues in 30 chapters contributed by the world authorities on Tetrahymena * Indispensible for both the novice and the experienced researcher * Overviews the history, cell biology, and genetics of the organism * Describes essential protocols on the growth of cells, genetic techniques, and how to look at the cells with the microscope * Illustrates how the methods can be applied to solve various cell biological problems * Reviews recently developed strategies for altering gene expression
Methods in cell-matrix adhesion( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critically acclaimed for more than 25 years, the Methods in Cell Biology series provides an indispensable tool for the researcher. Each volume is carefully edited by experts to contain state-of-the-art reviews and step-by-step protocols. Techniques are described completely so that methods are made accessible to users. This volume, Methods of Cell-Matrix Adhesion, contains integrated coverage on cell-matrix adhesion methods. It brings the classical methodologies and the latest techniques together in one concise volume. This coverage includes experimental protocols and their conceptual backgrou
Digital microscopy by Greenfield Sluder( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The previous edition of this book marked the shift in technology from video to digital camera use with microscope use in biological science. This new edition presents some of the optical fundamentals needed to provide a quality image to the digital camera. Specifically, it covers the fundamental geometric optics of finite- and infinity-corrected microscopes, develops the concepts of physical optics and Abbe's theory of image formation, presents the principles of Kohler illumination, and finally reviews the fundamentals of fluorescence and fluorescence microscopy. The second group of chapters d
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Alternative Names


ASCB (American Society for Cell Biology)

Gesellschaft für Zellenbiologie

International Society for Cell Biology

International Society of Cell Biology

Internationale Gesellschaft für Zellenbiologie


Sociedad Internacional de Biología Celular

Société Internationale de Biologie Cellulaire

Society for Cell Biology

Society for Cell Biology United States

Society of Cell Biology

Американское общество клеточной биологии




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Italian (1)

Green fluorescent proteinsAnimal cell culture methodsMicrobes as tools for cell biologyApoptosisVideo microscopyCaenorhabditis elegans : modern biological analysis of an organismAtomic force microscopy in cell biologyNeurons : methods and applications for the cell biologist