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Atlas of Plant Cell Structure

Editors: Noguchi, T., Kawano, S., Tsukaya, H., Matsunaga, S., Sakai, A., Karahara, I., Hayashi, Y. (Eds.)

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  • Presents striking photographs and 3D-construction images of cellular structures from a variety of microscopes and visualizing techniques
  • Includes a short text for each image to introduce readers to the cell morphology, structures, and functions depicted
  • Comprises contributions by leading plant morphologists
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This atlas presents beautiful photographs and 3D-reconstruction images of cellular structures in plants, algae, fungi, and related organisms taken by a variety of microscopes and visualization techniques. Much of the knowledge described here has been gathered only in the past quarter of a century and represents the frontier of research. The book is divided into nine chapters: Nuclei and Chromosomes; Mitochondria; Chloroplasts; The Endoplasmic Reticulum, Golgi Apparatuses, and Endocytic Organelles; Vacuoles and Storage Organelles; Cytoskeletons; Cell Walls; Generative Cells; and Meristems. Each chapter includes several illustrative photographs accompanied by a short text explaining the background and meaning of the image and the method by which it was obtained, with references. Readers can enjoy the visual tour within cells and will obtain new insights into plant cell structure. This atlas is recommended for plant scientists, students, their teachers, and anyone else who is curious about the extraordinary variety of living things.

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“The editors and chapter contributors used a range of microscopic techniques—some traditional and some quite new—to allow readers to visualize plant cells as they carry out a variety of complex functions. … The book is a visual delight that will introduce readers to aspects of plant biology as well as how to prepare tissue to study those topics. … Summing Up: Recommended. Upper-division undergraduates through researchers/faculty.” (L. M. Baird, Choice, Vol. 52 (11), July, 2015)


Table of contents (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Atlas of Plant Cell Structure
Editors
  • Tetsuko Noguchi
  • Shigeyuki Kawano
  • Hirokazu Tsukaya
  • Sachihiro Matsunaga
  • Atsushi Sakai
  • Ichirou Karahara
  • Yasuko Hayashi
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer Japan
Copyright Holder
Springer Japan
eBook ISBN
978-4-431-54941-3
DOI
10.1007/978-4-431-54941-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-4-431-54940-6
Softcover ISBN
978-4-431-56395-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXV, 202
Number of Illustrations
26 b/w illustrations, 66 illustrations in colour
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