|aEssentials of apoptosis :|ba guide for basic and clinical research /|cedited by Xiao-Ming Yin and Zheng Dong.
|aTotowa, N.J. :|bHumana Press,|cc2003.
|ax, 259 p. :|bill. ;|c26 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|gPart I: Molecules and pathways of apoptosis.|tCaspases: Structure, activation pathways, and substrates /|rBrona M. Murphy and Seamus J. Martin --|tBcl-2 family proteins: Master regulators of apoptosis /|rXiao-Ming Yin, Wen-Xing Ding, and Yongge Zhao --|tInhibitors of apoptosis proteins /|rPeter Liston, Wai Gin Fong, and Robert G. Korneluk --|tStructural biology of programmed cell death /|rYigong Shi --|tThe death receptor family and the extrinsic pathway /|rMaria Eugenia Guicciardi and Gregory J. Gores --|tThe mitochondrial apoptosis pathway /|rBruno Antonsson --|tFrom caspases to alternative cell-death mechanisms /|rMarja J醀醀ttel醀 and Marcel Leist --|gPart II: Apoptosis in action.|tApoptosis in plants, yeast, and bacteria /|rRon Mittler and Vladimir Shulaev --|tProgrammed cell death in C. elegans /|rYi-Chun Wu and Ding Xue --|tCell death in Drosophila /|rSujin Bao and Ross L. Cagan --|tCell death in mammalian development /|rChia-Yi Kuan and Keisuke Kuida --|tApoptosis and cancer: Pathogenic and therapeutic implications /|rSean L. O'Connor ... [et al.] --|tCell death in immune, inflammatory, and stress responses /|rJ. John Cohen ... [et al.] --|tCell-death mechanisms in neurodegenerative diseases: Diversity among cerebral ischemia, Parkinson's Disease, and Huntington's Disease /|rR. Anne Stetler and Jun Chen --|tApoptosis in Ischemic Disease /|rZheng Dong and Manjeri A. Venkatachalam --|gPart III: Approaches to the study of apoptosis:|tAnalysis of apoptosis: Basic principles and procedures /|rLi Bai ... [et al.].