2. Understanding Cells and Tissues

  1. Lawrence S.B. Goldstein PhD and
  2. Meg Schneider

Published Online: 10 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269244.ch2

Stem Cells for Dummies®

Stem Cells for Dummies®

How to Cite

Goldstein, L. S.B. and Schneider, M. (2010) Understanding Cells and Tissues, in Stem Cells for Dummies®, Wiley Publishing, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269244.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 18 JAN 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470259283

Online ISBN: 9781118269244

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Keywords:

  • cell structure;
  • genetic programs;
  • genetic information;
  • cell membrane;
  • cell construction

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Exploring Cell Structure and Function

  • Building Tissues and Organs

  • Comparing Stem Cells to Other Kinds of Cells