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Conn, P. Michael

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Works: 291 works in 1,421 publications in 1 language and 25,905 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Methods (Music)  Software  Conference papers and proceedings  Laboratory manuals 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Contributor
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Most widely held works about P. Michael Conn
 
Most widely held works by P. Michael Conn
Neuroscience in medicine by P. Michael Conn( )

38 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This textbook reflects the many advances that have occurred in our basic understanding of neurological processes and their clinical significance. Designed specifically for medical students and allied health professionals, the book alternates scientific and clinical chapters that explain the basic science underlying neurological processes and then relate that science to the understanding of neurological disorders and their treatment. These popular clinical correlations cover, in detail, disorders of the spinal cord, neuronal migration, the autonomic nervous system, ocular motility, and the basal ganglia, as well as demyelinating disorders, stroke, dementia, and abnormalities of cognition, Parkinson's disease, nerve trauma, peripheral neuropathy, aphasias, and myasthenia gravis. Authoritative and comprehensive, this book provides a fully up-to-date and readily accessible guide to brain functions at the cellular and molecular level
Animal Models for the Study of Human Disease by P. Michael Conn( )

24 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Animal Models for the Study of Human Disease identifies important animal models and assesses the advantages and disadvantages of each model for the study of human disease. The first section addresses how to locate resources, animal alternatives, animal ethics and related issues, much needed information for researchers across the biological sciences and biomedicine. The next sections of the work offers models for disease-oriented topics, including cardiac and pulmonary diseases, aging, infectious diseases, obesity, diabetes, neurological diseases, joint diseases, visual disorders, canc."
Hormone action by P. Michael Conn( Book )

41 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 168 of Methods in Enzymology will prove invaluable not only to those in the field but also to those in related disciplines who find their studies becoming closely linked to the neurosciences. Methodologies are presented to allow easy adaptation to new systems and to stress their general applicability and potential limitations
Endocrinology : basic and clinical principles by Shlomo Melmed( )

30 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maintaining the original goal of the first edition to integrate the basic science of endocrinology with its physiological and clinical principles, this new edition succinctly summarizes in 450 pages the latest findings on hormone secretion and hormone action, as well as all the most recent insights into the physiology and pathophysiology of hormonal disorders. Coverage extends across the entire spectrum of endocrinology - from mammalian cells, plants, and insects to animal models and human diseases - with much increased coverage of diabetes and metabolism. Highlights include cutting-edge discussions of appetite disorders, obesity, reproductive failure, control of thyroid function, hormone action in man and the lower species, and the mechanisms subserving hormone secretion
Imaging and spectroscopic analysis of living cells by P. Michael Conn( )

44 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume of Methods in Enzymology is the first of 3 parts looking at current methodology for the imaging and spectroscopic analysis of live cells. The chapters provide hints and tricks not available in primary research publications. It is an invaluable resource for academics, researchers and students alike. Expert authors who are leaders in the field Extensively referenced and useful figures and tables Provides hints and tricks to facilitate reproduction of methods
Endosome signalling by P. Michael Conn( )

40 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new volume of Methods in Enzymology continues the legacy of this premier serial with quality chapters authored by leaders in the field. This is the first of two volumes on endosome signaling and includes chapters on such topics as measurement of entry into the endosomal compartment by multi-parametric image analysis, assessment of peptide internalization and endosomal signaling, and VEGF-A in endosomal signaling. Continues the legacy of this premier serial with quality chapters authored by leaders in the field Covers endosome signalingContains chapters on such topics as measurement of biological effects of endosomal proteolysis of internalized insulin and multi-vesicular endosome biogenesis
The animal research war by P. Michael Conn( Book )

11 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the last 20 years of the animal rights assault on biomedical research. This book provides information about animal rights philosophy, tactics, and actions, along with animal research purposes, methods, and triumphs. The authors identify grave dangers posed by the animal rights movement. Unless ordinary citizens understand its nature and unless the volume of violence is turned down, the movement may slowly but effectively shut off the pipeline of medical discovery. They describe the extensive federal regulation of research and the lengths taken to minimize animal pain and suffering
Imaging in biological research by P. Michael Conn( Book )

33 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Laser capture microscopy and microdissection by P. Michael Conn( Book )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basic principles; Specialized uses; Genetic applications
Sourcebook of models for biomedical research by P. Michael Conn( )

13 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collection of systems represented in the Sourcebook of Models for Biomedical Research reflect the diversity and utility of models that are used in biomedicine. That utility is based on the consideration that observations made in particular organisms will provide insight into the workings of other, more complex systems. Some models have the advantage that the reproductive, mitotic, development or aging cycles are rapid compared with those in humans; others are utilized because individual proteins may be studied in an advantageous way and have human homologs. Other organisms are facile to grow in laboratory settings, lend themselves to convenient analyses, have defined genomes or present especially good human models of human or animal disease. The Sourcebook of Models for Biomedical Research is a comprehensive and extensive collection of these important medical parallels. While the entire book is not devoted to the remarkable success of the genomic programs, this work is well represented and indexed within these pages. - Publisher
Confocal microscopy by P. Michael Conn( Book )

12 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume supplements Volumes 63, 64, 87, and 249 of Methods in Enzymology. These volumes provide a basic source for the quantitative interpretation of enzyme rate data and the analysis of enzyme catalysis. Among the major topics covered are Engergetic Coupling in Enzymatic Reactions, Intermediates and Complexes in Catalysis, Detection and Properties of Low Barrier Hydrogen Bonds, Transition State Determination, and Inhibitors. The critically acclaimed laboratory standard for more than forty years, Methods in Enzymology is one of the most highly respected publications in the field of biochemi
The Receptors by P. Michael Conn( Book )

33 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Methods in Neurosciences, Volume 11: Receptors: Model Systems and Specific Receptors is a compilation of papers that describes techniques and information that are important to the neurosciences. This volume discusses preferred receptor techniques, molecular techniques, and methods to determine receptor subclasses and localization in the ligand design. The first paper discusses the steroid receptor found in the central nervous system for steroid hormones that affects strongly the structure and function of both developed and immature nervous systems. Another paper describes how a glycoprotein o
Green fluorescent protein( Book )

12 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most important recent discoveries in science is the green fluorescent protein, isolated from a bioluminescent jellyfish. The gene that codes for this protein is active in any type of cell, from microbes to humans, producing a "day-glo" dye visible as a bright green light in the microscope. The power of the gene is that by using recombinant DNA technology. GFP can be spliced to any protein, essentially painting that protein green. When such a spliced protein is inside a cell. Further, time-lapse microscopy can be used to examine how that protein and the cellular components that it is part of move within the cell during the cell's life cycle. This Methods in Enzymology volume deals with the utility of green fluorescent protein (GFP). The OVID database (including MEDLINE, Current Contents, and other sources) lists nine references to GFP for the ten-year period 1985-1994. In contrast, in less than four years thereafter, over 500 references are listed, a testament to the rapid growth of interest in this probe. This volume documents many diverse uses for this interesting molecule in disciplines that broadly span biology. The methods presented include shortcuts and conveniences not included in previously published sources. The techniques are described in a context that allows comparisons to other related methodologies-such comparisons are valuable to readers who must adapt existing procedures to new systems. Also, so far as possible, methodologies have been presented in a manner that stresses their general applicability and potential limitations. The volume provides a substantial and current overview of the extant methodology in the field and a view of its rapid development. The critically acclaimed laboratory standard for more than forty years, Methods in Enzymology is one of the most highly respected publications in the field of biochemistry. Since 1955, each volume has been eagerly awaited, frequently consulted, and praised by researchers and reviewers alike. Now with more than 300 volumes (all of them still in print), the series contains much material still relevant today--truly an essential publication for researchers in all fields of life sciences. Key Features * Monitoring of Physiological Processes * Localization of Molecules * Special Uses * Mutants * Variants of GFP
Cellular regulators by Anthony R Means( Book )

28 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The critically acclaimed laboratory standard, Methods in Enzymology, is one of the most highly respected publications in the field of biochemistry. Since 1955, each volume has been eagerly awaited, frequently consulted, and praised by researchers and reviewers alike. The series contains much material still relevant today - truly an essential publication for researchers in all fields of life sciences
Neuropeptide technology : gene expression and neuropeptide receptors by P. Michael Conn( Book )

32 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Methods in Neurosciences, Volume 6: Neuropeptide Technology: Synthesis, Assay, Purification, and Processing describes procedures and tools of assay useful for the identification, purification, and quantification of neuropeptides and their receptors. This volume is divided into four sections- chemical synthesis and biosynthesis; measurement of neuropeptides; purification and characterization; and neuropeptide degrading and processing enzymes. In these sections, this book specifically discusses the synthesis of peptide substrates for protein kinase C; synthesis of glycosyl neuropeptides; and ult
The unfolded protein response and cellular stress by P. Michael Conn( )

29 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume provides descriptions of the occurrence of the UPR, methods used to assess it, pharmacological tools and other methodological approaches to analyze its impact on cellular regulation. The authors explain how these methods are able to provide important biological insights. This volume provides descriptions of the occurrence of the UPR, methods used to assess it, pharmacological tools and other methodological approaches to analyze its impact on cellular regulation. The authors explain how these methods are able to provide important biological ins
Molecular biology of protein folding by P. Michael Conn( )

18 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nucleic acids are the fundamental building blocks of DNA and RNA and are found in virtually every living cell. Molecular biology is a branch of science that studies the physicochemical properties of molecules in a cell, including nucleic acids, proteins, and enzymes. Increased understanding of nucleic acids and their role in molecular biology will further many of the biological sciences including genetics, biochemistry, and cell biology. Progress in Nucleic Acid Research and Molecular Biology is intended to bring to light the most recent advances in these overlapping disciplines with a timely compilation of reviews comprising each volume. * Reviews the research and aids the reader in understanding the mechanisms of protein misfolding. This helps to understand diseases and guide researchers to design therapeutic strategies. * Highlights important topics and presents a thorough review eliminating searching through many journal articles
Handbook of models for human aging by P. Michael Conn( )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Handbook is designed as the only comprehensive work available that covers the diversity of aging models currently available. For each animal model, it presents key aspects of biology, nutrition, factors affecting life span, methods of age determination, use in research, and disadvantages/advantes of use. Chapters on comparative models take a broad sweep of age-related diseases, from Alzheimer's to joint disease, cataracts, cancer, and obesity. In addition, there is an historical overview and discussion of model availability, key methods, and ethical issues. Utilizes a multidisciplinary approach Shows tricks and approaches not available in primary publications First volume of its kind to combine both methods of study for human aging and animal models Over 200 illustrations
Ion channels by P. Michael Conn( Book )

17 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General Description of the Volume: This volume and its companion Volume 293 present techniques for the study of ion channels, ranging from the molecular to the physiological level. These volumes supplement Volume 207 of Methods in Enzymology. General Description of the Series: The critically acclaimed laboratory standard for more than forty years, Methods in Enzymology is one of the most highly respected publications in the field of biochemistry. Since 1955, each volume has been eagerly awaited, frequently consulted, and praised by researchers and reviewers alike. Now with more than 300 volumes (all of them still in print), the series contains much material still relevant today--truly an essential publication for researchers in all fields of life sciences. Key Features * Among the major topics covered in this volume are: * Physical methods * Purification and reconstitution * Second messengers and biochemical approaches * Special channels
Ion channels by P. Michael Conn( Book )

16 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume plus its companion, Volume 294, presents cutting edge techniques for the study of ion channels, ranging from the molecular to the physiological level. These volumes supplement Volume 207 of Methods inEnzymology Key Features * Assembly * Genetics * Electrophysiology * Expression Systems * Model Simulations
 
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Conn, M.

Conn, M. (P. Michael)

Conn, Michael.

Conn, Michael 1949-

Conn, Michael (P. Michael)

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Hormone actionEndocrinology : basic and clinical principlesThe animal research warImaging in biological researchLaser capture microscopy and microdissectionSourcebook of models for biomedical researchConfocal microscopyGreen fluorescent protein