Calcium and the cell

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Wiley, 1986 - Medical - 300 pages
This collection of presentations from the Ciba Foundation Symposium of 1985 deals with the central role of calcium in intracellular processes. Discusses control of intracellular calcium as well as control by intracellular calcium, covering such topics as muscle contraction, metabolic processes, hormone and transmitter secretion, membrane transport and permeability, cellular architecture and growth, and the possible contribution of calcium gradients to early embryonic development. Includes carefully edited and extensive (almost half the book) discussions of chapter topics between active workers in the field at the end of each chapter.

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ThesubjectofthissymposiumwasproposedbyProfessorS Tomlinson
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F Schneider Voltagedependent mobilization of intracellular calcium
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B Klee Biochemistry Laboratory National Cancer Institute Building
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