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Title Bioenergetics / David G. Nicholls, Buck Institute for Research on Aging, Novato, California, USA ; Stuart J. Ferguson, Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford, W.R. Miller Fellow of St. Edmund Hall, Oxford, UK.
Imprint Amsterdam : Elsevier, Academic Press, 2013.
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Edition Fourth edition.
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 419 pages) : illustrations
Note Previous edition: 2002.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-406) and index.
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Subject Bioenergetics.
Biological transport, Active.
Energy Metabolism.
Biological Transport.
Genre Electronic book.
Contents 1. Chemiosmotic energy transduction -- 2. Ion transport across energy-conserving membranes -- 3. Quantitative bioenergetics -- 4. The chemiosmotic proton circuit in isolated organelles -- 5. Respiratory chains -- 6. Photosynthetic generators of protonmotive force -- 7. ATP synthases and bacterial flagella rotary motors -- 8. Transporters -- 9. Cellular bioenergetics -- 10. The cell biology of the mitochondrion -- 11. Signalling between the mitochondrion and the cell -- 12. Mitochondria in physiology and pathology.
Summary Extensively revised, the fourth edition of this highly successful book takes into account the many newly determined protein structures that provide molecular insight into chemiosmotic energy transduction, as well as reviewing the explosive advances in 'mitochondrial physiology'-the role of the mitochondria in the life and death of the cell. Covering mitochondria, bacteria and chloroplasts, the fourth edition of Bioenergetics provides a clear and comprehensive account of the chemiosmotic theory and its many applications. The figures have been carefully designed to be memorable and to convey the key functional and mechanistic information. Written for students and researchers alike, Bioenergetics is the most well-known, current and respected text on chemiosmotic theory and membrane bioenergetics available. Chapters are now divided between three interlocking sections: basic principles, structures and mechanisms, and mitochondrial physiology. Covers new advances in the structure and mechanism of key bioenergetic proteins, including complex I of the respiratory chain and transport proteins. Details cellular bioenergetics, mitochondrial cell biology and signal transduction, and the roles of mitochondria in physiology, disease and aging. Offers readers clear, visual representation of structural concepts through full colour figures throughout the book.
Other Author Ferguson, Stuart J. (Stuart John), 1949- author.
Other Title Print version: Nicholls, David G. Bioenergetics. Fourth edition. Amsterdam : Academic Press, Elsevier, 2013 9780123884251
Other Title Bioenergetics four
Bioenergetics 4