Book Volume 4 2005

Cell Engineering



ISBN: 978-1-4020-2216-6 (Print) 978-1-4020-2217-3 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-23

    Caspase Regulation at the Molecular Level

  3. Chapter

    Pages 25-47

    The Bcl-2 Family

  4. Chapter

    Pages 49-92

    The IGF-1 Receptor in Cell Survival: Signalling and Regulation

  5. Chapter

    Pages 93-106

    Apoptosis in Hepatocytes

  6. Chapter

    Pages 107-152

    Programmed Cell Death in Plants During Development and Stress Responses

  7. Chapter

    Pages 153-179

    A Systems View of Cell Death

  8. Chapter

    Pages 181-210

    The Role of Caspases in Apoptosis and Their Inhibition in Mammalian Cell Culture

  9. Chapter

    Pages 211-221

    Improvement of Industrial Cell Culture Processes by Caspase-9 Dominant Negative and Other Apoptotic Inhibitors

  10. Chapter

    Pages 223-237

    Therapeutic Small Molecule Inhibitors of Bcl-2

  11. Chapter

    Pages 239-280

    Apoptosis Control Based on Down-Regulating the Inhibitor-of-Apoptosis (IAP) Proteins: Xiap Antisense and Other Approaches

  12. Chapter

    Pages 281-306

    Monitoring of Apoptosis

  13. Chapter

    Pages 307-327

    Molecular Imaging of Programmed Cell Death; from Basic Mechanisms to Clinical Applications

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 329-334