Handbook of Cryopreparation Methods for Electron Microscopy by Annie Cavalier
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Handbook of Cryopreparation Methods for Electron Microscopy
By Annie Cavalier

Handbook of Cryopreparation Methods for Electron Microscopy

Edited by See other recent books by Annie Cavalier See other recent books by Bruno M. Humbel See other recent books by Daniele Spehner
Format: Hardback

Normal Price: $391.00
Your Price: $351.90 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $39.10! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $17.60 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 7-10 days



Handbook of Cryopreparation Methods for Electron Microscopy by Annie Cavalier

Book Description

While new discoveries have led to much dramatic growth in cryo-electron microscopy, researchers will never be able to take full advantage if they lack access to the details that make these techniques understandable and applicable. The Handbook of Cryo-Preparation Methods for Electron Microscopy provides researchers with a complete reference that will show them how to equip their labs with the right materials and methods to take full advantage of the latest advances. This pioneering work brings together a group of internationally renowned researchers, some the very inventors of the methods they describe, to share their knowledge and recipes. Taking care to explain the history behind the techniques and to demonstrate their use, this book presents the latest theory, principles, and protocols supplemented by hundreds of illustrations. Contributions to this handbook - O Describe cryo-methods aimed at perfect preservation for fine structural analysis O Teach how to arrest physiological processes by cryo-fixation O Reveal the secrets for high-resolution snapshots of life by CEMOVIS O Cover applications of cryo-methods such as electron crystallography, 2D/3D structure analysis, protein localization, and cryo-electron tomography O Demonstrate the use of vitreous water as an intermediate step for localization of biological ions and molecules O Present hybrid methods of freeze-substitution and freeze-drying for immunolabeling and determining molecular geography O Illustrate freeze-fracture, cryo-ultramicrotomy, and resin embedding O Highlight the Tokuyasu method and the new rehydration technique for highly efficient immunolabeling O Include summary tables to compare and obtain appropriate criteria Includes a wealth of immediate reference material for daily use With clear, step-by-step recipes and lists of tools, ingredients, and suppliers, this handbookprovides researchers with the knowledge and techniques to adopt the latest cryo-methods to their current research.

Buy Handbook of Cryopreparation Methods for Electron Microscopy book by Annie Cavalier from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780849372278
ISBN-10: 0849372275
Format: Hardback
(254mm x 178mm x 36mm)
Pages: 706
Imprint: CRC Press Inc
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
Publish Date: 20-Aug-2008
Country of Publication: United States

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Handbook of Cryopreparation Methods for Electron Microscopy book by Annie Cavalier and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Annie Cavalier

University de Rennes, Rennes, Cedex, France University of Strasbourg, Illkirch, France Utrecht University, Netherlands

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Annie Cavalier close
»
Recent books by Bruno M. Humbel close
Handbook of Cryopreparation Methods for Electron Microscopy by Bruno M. Humbel
»
Recent books by Daniele Spehner close
Handbook of Cryopreparation Methods for Electron Microscopy by Daniele Spehner
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close