Peroxisomes

Methods and Protocols

  • Michael Schrader

Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1595)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Tânia Francisco, Ana F. Dias, Ana G. Pedrosa, Cláudia P. Grou, Tony A. Rodrigues, Jorge E. Azevedo
    Pages 27-35
  3. Tobias Hansen, Anna Chan, Thomas Schröter, Daniel Schwerter, Wolfgang Girzalsky, Ralf Erdmann
    Pages 37-44
  4. Masanori Honsho, Yukio Fujiki
    Pages 55-61
  5. Tina A. Schrader, Michael Schrader
    Pages 69-79
  6. Julia Hofhuis, Severin Dieterle, Rosemol George, Fabian Schueren, Sven Thoms
    Pages 81-92
  7. Karina Mildner, Dagmar Zeuschner
    Pages 101-111
  8. Tina A. Schrader, Markus Islinger, Michael Schrader
    Pages 113-130
  9. Sofia C. Guimarães, Sreedhar Kilaru, Michael Schrader, Martin Schuster
    Pages 131-150
  10. Luis F. Godinho, Michael Schrader
    Pages 181-189
  11. Kanji Okumoto, Shigehiko Tamura, Yukio Fujiki
    Pages 197-205
  12. Yuqiong Liu, Masanori Honsho, Yukio Fujiki
    Pages 207-212

About this book

Introduction

This volume provides easily accessible and comprehensive collection of methods, techniques, and strategies to investigate the molecular and cellular biology of peroxisomes in different organisms. Chapters detail valuable instructions, guidelines and protocols for molecular cell biologists, biochemists and biomedical researchers with an interest in peroxisome biology. Chapters in Peroxisomes: Methods and Protocols illustrate the isolation of peroxisomes, investigation of properties of membrane proteins, protocols to investigate and manipulate peroxisomes in cellular systems, detection of peroxisomes, including immunofluorescence, cytochemistry, cryo-immuno electron microscopy, and live cell imaging approaches.

Authoritative and practical, Peroxisomes: Methods and Protocols aims to be useful for those already working on peroxisomes as well as for those who would like to start working on this fascinating organelle.

Keywords

membrane-bound organelles yeast fungi membrane proteins immunofluorescence cryo-immuno electron microscopy

Editors and affiliations

  • Michael Schrader
    • 1
  1. 1.College of Life and Environmental Sciences, BiosciencesUniversity of ExeterExeterUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-6937-1
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media LLC 2017
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Protocols
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4939-6935-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4939-6937-1
  • Series Print ISSN 1064-3745
  • Series Online ISSN 1940-6029
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