Functional Glycomics

  • Minoru Fukuda

In this 3 volume collection focusing on glycomics, readers will appreciate how such discoveries were made and how such methods can be applied for readers’ own research efforts
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Audience

All levels of scientists starting from the last years of colleges, graduate students, postdoctoral fellows to professors and to all levels of scientists in research institutes including industry.

 

Book information

  • Published: September 2010
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-380997-1

Reviews

"The book is very informative, and it is novel both in terms of problems discussed and also new methods used for glycobiology…This book will be very useful to a wide variety of readers from graduate students, researchers in academia, in industry, and to those who teach glycobiology and glycosciences at various levels."--Biochemistry 2011, Vol. 76, No. 10, p. 1193
"Like the previous Vol. 478, the book is very informative, and is novel both in terms of problems discussed and also new methods used for glycobiology. This book will be very useful to a wide variety of readers from graduate students, researchers in academia, in industry, and to those who teach glycobiology and glycosciences at various levels."--Biochemistry (Moscow)



Table of Contents

Section I. Stem Cell. . .

1. β1,4-galactosyltransferase V in growth regulation

Jianxin Gu

2. Roles of Polysialic acid in neural stem cells

Kiyohiko Angata

3. Chondroitin sulfate in neural stem cells

Andreas Faissner

4. Transcription in Stem Cell

Kelly Moremen

5. Directing stem cell trafficking through GPS

Robert. Sackstein

Section II. Gene knockout and mutant mice

6. Cosmc-chaperone

Richard Cummings Ju

7. Core 3 O-glycan

Lijuan Xia

8. Core3 glycan as tumor suppressor

Lee Fukuda

9. Core 4 O-glycan

Jamey Marth, Minoru Fukuda

10. b3GlcNAcT2, a major polylacosamine synthase

Akira. Togayachi and Hisashi Narimatsu

11. GalNAcT-1

Mari Tenno. Jamey Marth

12. GlcNAcT-IVa-Diabetes

Kazuaki Ohtsubo and Jamey Marth

13. Ashwell receptor

Prabhijt. Grewal and Jamey Marth

14. Roles ofGlcNAc-6-O-sulfotransferases in lymphoid and non-lymphoid tissues Hiroto Kawashima

15. β3GlcNAcT3-core 2GlCNAcT1-selectin ligand

Junya. Mitoma and Minoru Fukuda

16. ManII-ManIIX

Michiko Fukuda

17. Histochemical analysis carbohydrate antigens in inflammation

Motohiro Kobayashi and Jun Nakayama

Section III. Alpha-Dystroglycan and tumor

18. Genetic defect in muscular dystrophy

Paul Martin

19. POMT1 knockout

Sabine Strahl and Jesus Cruces

20. POMGnT1 Mutation in human

Tamao and Endo

21. POMGnT1 Knockout mice

Huaiyu Hu

22. Large mutation and Large 2.

Jane. Hewitt

23. a-dystroglycan glycans as tumor suppressor

Xingfeng Bao and Minoru Fukuda

24. Tumor formation assay

Shingo Hatakeyama and Chikara Ohyama