Chapter 1. Elements

  1. C. U. M. Smith

Published Online: 24 NOV 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470694374.ch1

Biology of Sensory Systems, Second Edition

Biology of Sensory Systems, Second Edition

How to Cite

Smith, C. U. M. (2009) Elements, in Biology of Sensory Systems, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470694374.ch1

Author Information

  1. Vision Sciences, Aston University, Birmingham, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 NOV 2008
  2. Published Print: 9 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470518625

Online ISBN: 9780470694374

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Keywords:

  • elements of sensory systems;
  • allostery;
  • membrane signalling systems;
  • G-protein binding;
  • receptor molecules;
  • biochemistry of biomembranes;
  • lipid biomembranes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Allosteric Effectors

  • Membranes

  • Membrane Signalling Systems

  • Channels and Gates

  • Concluding Remarks