Molecular Biology of Metal Homeostasis and Detoxification

From Microbes to Man

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ISBN: 978-3-540-22175-3 (Print) 978-3-540-31719-7 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XX

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    Pages 1-36

    Molecular mechanisms of copper homeostasis in yeast

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    Pages 37-58

    Zinc in yeast: mechanisms involved in homeostasis

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    Pages 59-99

    Iron in yeast: Mechanisms involved in homeostasis

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    Pages 101-129

    Copper in mammals: mechanisms of homeostasis and pathophysiology

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    Pages 131-153

    Zn 2+ , a dynamic signaling molecule

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    Pages 155-191

    Iron in mammals: pathophysiological mechanisms of overload and deficiency in relation to disease

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    Pages 193-213

    Cellular and whole organism aspects of iron transport and storage in plants

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    Pages 215-271

    Functions and homeostasis of zinc, copper, and nickel in plants

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    Pages 273-298

    Metal immobilization: where and how?

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    Pages 299-340

    Phytoremediation and hyperaccumulator plants

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    Pages 341-394

    Family matters: gene regulation by metal-dependent transcription factors

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    Pages 395-454

    Mechanisms of toxic metal tolerance in yeast

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    Pages 455-483

    Transport of nonessential metals across mammalian cell membranes

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    Pages 485-505

    Metals in biology: past, present, and future

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 507-509