Home > Books > Principles of Cell Biology
Principles of Cell Biology
View PDF

Principles of Cell Biology

Publication Year: 2014
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Plopper, George
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 978-1-284-04760-8
  • Description
  • Details
  • Also Recommended

Written for undergraduate cell biology courses, the second edition of this book provides students with the formula for understanding the fundamental concepts of cell biology.

This practical text focuses on the underlying principles that illustrate both how cells function as well as how we study them. It identifies 10 specific principles of cell biology and devotes a separate chapter to illustrate each. The result is a shift away from the traditional focus on technical details and towards a more integrative view of cellular activity that is flexible and can be tailored to suit students with a broad range of backgrounds.

The second edition features:
- A fully revised art program with new full-color images and illustrations that simplify key concepts and cell function.
- Concept Check questions at the end of each section along with new end-of-chapter questions assess student comprehension, ensuring retention of key cell biology principles.
- An informal, narrative writing style makes even the most complex concepts accessible to students new to the scientific field, ma

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Plopper, George
  • ISBN: 978-1-284-04760-8
  • Specialty:
    Biology
    Cell Biology
    Molecular Biology
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 2nd Ed.
  • Pages: 566
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2014

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
GIDEON: Global Infectious Diseases & Epidemiology Online Network Features up-to-date information and visual tools for diagnosing diseases and following the latest trends in epidemiology and treatment.
JOTM
Derwent Drug File Derwent Drug File is the definitive source for information on all aspects of drug development, synthesis, evaluation, manufacture and use.
JOTM
Obstetrics & Gynecology Official journal of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), promotes excellence in the clinical practice of obstetrics and gynecology and closely related fields.
JOTM
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy Publishes peer reviewed scientific papers on contemporary drug therapy and pharmacy practice innovations in hospitals and health systems.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Cancer Immunotherapy Principles and Practice
The authoritative reference on cancer immunobiology and the immunotherapy treatments that harness the immune system to combat malignant disease.

Pediatric Neuroradiology: Clinical Practice Essentials
Offers concise guidelines on very complex topics related to the areas of pediatric neuroradiology in which it is crucial that radiologists make correct diagnoses.