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The Reticulocyte

1st Edition

By Samuel M. Rapoport

CRC Press

256 pages

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Hardback: 9780367236892
pub: 2019-08-27
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First Published in 1986, this book offers a full, comprehensive guide to immature red blood cells. Carefully compiled and filled with a vast repertoire of notes, diagrams, and references this book serves as a useful reference for Students of Medicine, and other practitioners in their respective fields.

Table of Contents

1. Survey of Early Erythroid Differentiation. 2. From the Proerythroblast to the Reticulocyte. 3. The Biology of the Reticulocyte. 4. Cell Membrane and Cytoskeleton. 5. Induction of Reticulocytes and Methods of Separating Red Cells. 6. Energy and Carbohydrate Metabolism. 7. Lipid Metabolism. 8. Metabolism of Amino Acids. 9. Heme Synthesis. 10. Uptake and Fate of Iron: The Transferrin Receptor. 11. Protein Synthesis. 12. Lipoxygenase and Maturational Program of the Reticulocyte. 13. Proteolytic Processes. 14. Breakdown of Protein Synthesis. 15. Final Remarks. References. Index.

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Cytology
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General