Cell Biology Campbell Biology
Campbell Biology

Campbell Biology Urry, Cain, Wasserman, Reece • 10th Edition • 0321775651

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Ch. 1 - The Themes of Biology and Scientific Inquiry

Evolution of the Cell Properties of the Cell History of Cell Biology

Ch. 2 - The Chemical Context of Life

Small Molecules Chemical Bonds Acids, Bases, and Buffers Four Classes of Macromolecules Properties of Macromolecules

Ch. 5 - Structure and Function of Large Biological Molecules

Evolution of the Cell Protein Basics Protein Folding Complex Protein Structures Enzymes and Protein Binding Protein Regulation Protein Degradation

Ch. 6 - A Tour of the Cell

The Light Microscope Electron Microscopy Prokaryotic Cell Architecture Eukaryotic Cell Architecture Prokaryotes vs. Eukaryotes Model Organisms Overview of Tissue Structures Membrane Enclosed Organelles Protein Sorting ER Processing and Transport Golgi Processing and Transport Vesicular Budding, Transport, and Coat Proteins Targeting Proteins to the Mitochondria and Chloroplast Lysosomal and Degradation Pathways Peroxisomes Plant Vacuole Overview of the Cytoskeleton Intermediate Filaments Microtubules Kinesins and Dyneins Cilia and Flagella Microtubules and Cell Division Actin Filaments Actin Based Movement Muscle Contractions Cell-Cell Adhesion Cell-Cell Junctions Extracellular Matrix of Animal Cells The Basal Lamina Plant Tissue

Ch. 7 - Membrane Structure and Function

The Lipid Bilayer Membrane Proteins Principles of Transmembrane Transport Passive Transport: Diffusion and Osmosis Transporters Ion Channels and Membrane Potential Ion Channels and Neurons Endocytic Pathways Exocytosis

Ch. 8 - An Introduction to Metabolism

Evolution of the Cell Energy Sources and Generation Gibbs Free Energy and Equilibrium Activated Carriers Enzymes Enzyme Kinetics Enzyme Inhibitors

Ch. 9 - Cellular Respiration and Fermentation

Breakdown and Utilization of Sugars and Fats Glycolysis Fermentation Gluconeogenesis Overview of Cellular Respiration Mitochondria Citric Acid Cycle Electron Transport ATP Synthesis Driven from Proton Gradients

Ch. 10 - Photosynthesis

Overview of Photosynthesis Chloroplast Light Dependent Reactions Light Independent Reactions

Ch. 11 - Cell Communication

Overview of Cell Surface Receptors Overview of Signaling Molecules G Protein Coupled Receptors Protein Kinase Receptors Intracellular messnegers: Hormones and Nitric Oxide Phosphoinositide Signaling Pathways Integration of Multiple Signaling Pathways Signaling in Plants

Ch. 12 - The Cell Cycle

Overview of the Cell Cycle Control of the Cell Cycle G1 Phase DNA Replication DNA Repair and Recombination Mitosis Cytokinesis Control of Cell Size Control of Cell Death Overview of Cancer Oncogenes and Tumor Suppressors Carcinogens Metastasis and Cancer Spread Cancer Treatment

Ch. 13 - Meiosis and Sexual Life Cycles

Evolution of the Cell Basics of Meiotic Genetics Meiosis

Ch. 14 - Mendel and the Gene Idea

Mendel and the Laws of Inheritance

Ch. 16 - The Molecular Basis of Inheritance

DNA Discovery Structure and Function of DNA Helical Formations of DNA DNA vs. RNA Packaging of DNA The Epigenetic Code

Ch. 17 - Gene Expression: From Gene to Protein

Evolution of the Cell DNA Transcription mRNA Processing tRNA, rRNA and the Codon Code Translation mRNA Export and Nuclear Structures RNA and the Origins of Life

Ch. 18 - Regulation of Gene Expression

Basics of Gene Expression Control Epigenetic Regulation of Gene Expression Transcriptional Regulators Action of Transcriptional Regulators Post-Transcriptional Regulators

Ch. 19 - Viruses

Viruses Transposons and Viruses Tumor Viruses

Ch. 20 - DNA Tools and Biotechnology

Stem Cells Cell Culture Isolation and Purification of Proteins Studying Proteins Nucleic Acid Hybridization DNA Cloning Polymerase Chain Reaction - PCR DNA Sequencing DNA libraries DNA Transfer into Cells Tracking Protein Movement RNA interference Genetic Screens Bioinformatics

Ch. 21 - Genomes and Their Evolution

Evolution of the Genome Genomic Comparison Human Genetic Variation

Ch. 25 - The History of Life on Earth

The Use of Radioisotopes

Ch. 43 - The Immune System

Overview of Host Defenses The Innate Immune Response B Cell Development Antibody Structure and Diversity T Cells MHC and Antigen Presentation Immune System Collaboration