Synopses & Reviews
Gene Regulation provides a complete and concise picture of the processes regulating gene expression in higher organisms and man. The second edition of this well reviewed textbook has been extensively updated to reflect the scientific progress made in this area over the last four years.
Table of Contents
Tissue-specific expression of proteins and messenger RNAs. The DNA of different cell types is similar in both amount and type. Regulation at transcription. Post-transcriptional regulation. Transcriptional control - chromatin structure. Transcriptional control - DNA sequence elements. Transcriptional control - transcription factors. Gene regulation and cancer. Conclusions and future prospects. Index.