Provides a multidisciplinary approach to the study of energetics of secretion responses by combining the knowledge and expertise of leading authorities from various fields.
Energy-Dependent-Steps in Signal Processing: Calcium Mobilization (W. Siffert). The Role of Protein Kinase C in Secretory Responses (K. Ase, H. Nomura, M. go, T. hashimoto, K. Ogita, U. Kikkawa, and Y. Nishizuka). The Redox Potential (W.J. Malaisse and A. Sener). Energy-Requirement of Exocytosis: Chemiosmotic Events (K.W. Brocklehurst and H.B. Pollard). Membrane Interaction and Fusion (J. Wilschut). The Role of the Actomyosin System in Secretion (J.L. Daniel). Energy Metabolism during Secretion: Alterations in Energy Metabolism in Secretory Cells (U. Panten and S. Lenzen). The Energy Requirement of Secretion (J.-W. Akkerman). Index.