Table of Contents
Chapter 1. Flagella: Types, Structure and Functions
(Department of Physiology, West China School of Preclinical and Forensic Medicine, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China, and others)
Chapter 2. Dinoflagellates Flagella: A Tale of Two Tails
(Philippe Huitorel, Monique Cachon and Jacky Cosson, UMR7009 CNRS/UPMC, Sorbonne Université, Laboratoire de Biologie du Développement de Villefranche-sur-mer, ObservatoireOcéanologique, Villefranche sur-mer, France)
Chapter 3. Fish Sperm Flagella: Original Features and Biological Implications through the Lens of Modern Technologies
(Volodymyr Bondarenko, Galina Prokopchuk and Jacky Cosson, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, Faculty of Fisheries and Protection of Waters, South Bohemian Research Center of Aquaculture and Biodiversity of Hydrocenoses, Research Institute of Fish Culture and Hydrobiology, Laboratory of Reproductive Physiology, Vodňany, Czech Republic, and others)
Chapter 4. The Flagellum of the Shortest Spermatozoon in the Animal Kingdom: Elongation and Shortening of the Axoneme in the Process of Spermiogenesis of the Parasitic Wasp Cotesia Congregata
(Rustem Uzbekov, Anastasiia Garanina, Julien Burlaud-Gaillard, Christophe Bressac, Department of Microscopy, University of Tours, Tours, France, and others, and others)
Chapter 5. A Question of Flagella Origin for Spermatids: Mother or Daughter Centriole?
(Irina Alieva, Christoph Staub, Svetlana Uzbekova and Rustem Uzbekov, Belozersky Institute of Physico-Chemical Biology, Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia, and others)
Chapter 6. Structure and Function of the Primary Cilium
(Deniz Conkar and Elif Nur Firat-Karalar, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey)
Chapter 7. Ultrastructural and Functional Abnormalities in Various Variants of Ciliopathy
(Elizaveta Bragina, Emmanuelle Blanchard and Rustem Uzbekov, Belozersky Institute of Physico-Chemical Biology, Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia, and others)
Keywords: Cilia, flagella, bacterial cilia, centrosome, centriole, axoneme, cell movement, spermatozoa, centriolar adjunct, primary cilia, cellular sensitivity, microtubules, basal body.
The book is written for senior students of biological and medical specialties, researchers working on problems of cellular mobility and sensitivity.