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Two-Component Signal Transduction

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Edited By: JA Hoch and TJ Silhavy

488 pages, Figs

American Society for Microbiology Press

Hardback | Dec 1995 | #46422 | ISBN: 1555810896
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The first comprehensive text to cover the the molecular and cellular biology of a wide variety of two-component signal transduction systems in bacteria.

This keenly priced volume is a 'must' for microbiologists interested in the molecular basis of bacterial adaptation. SGM Quarterly


Global perspective; Cross regulation and the phosphate regulon; Complex phosphate regulation by sequential switches in B subtilis; Antibiotic biosynthesis in Streptomyces; Genetic switches controlling sporulation in B subtilis; The mechanism of the EnvZ-OmpR response to osmotic stress; Two-component switches in the caulobacter cell cycle; Nitrogen regulation in E coli; Hexosephosphate uptake in E coli; The mechanism of NtrC stimulation of transcription; Mechanism of transcription activation and repression by Spo0A; Control of Salmonella typhimurium virulence; Regulation of Agrobacterium tumifaciens virulence; Control of nitrogen fixation; The nitrate reductase system of E coli; Degradative enzyme synthesis in B subtilis; The vancomycin resistance story; Alginate production in Pseudomonas; Regulation of anaerobiosis in E coli; Regulation of gene transfer in E coli; Communication modules in signal transducing genetic switches; The structure of response regulator modules; The mechanism of the phosphotransfer reaction; Control of chemotaxis; Myxococcus frizzy genes; Conjugal DNA transfer in Bacteriodes

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