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The Molecular Biology of Cadherins

This volume of Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science focuses on the most recent research surrounding Cadherins from top experts in the field.

Audience
Researchers and molecular biologists

Hardbound, 488 Pages

Published: April 2013

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-394311-8

Reviews

  • PRAISE FOR THE SERIES
    "Full of interest not only for the molecular biologist-for whom the numerous references will be invaluable-but will also appeal to a much wider circle of biologists, and in fact to all those who are concerned with the living cell."--BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL


Contents

  • Stability and dynamics of cell-cell junctions

    T. Lecuit

    Signaling by classical cadherin adhesion receptors

    1. Yap

    New insights into the evolution of metazoan cadherins

    P. Hulpiau

    Where the cadherins root: the diverse junctional plaques

    S. Rickelt

    Structure, function and regulation of desmosomes

    1. Kowalczyk

    VE-cadherin and vascular morphogenesis

    E. Dejana

    Neuronal diversity by clustered protocadherins

    T. Yagi

    Delta-protocadherins in health and disease

    1. Kahr

    Role of Celsr-1 to -3 in mouse brain development

    C Boutin

    N-cadherin function in development and disease

    G. Radice

    Cadherin dynamics during neural crest cell ontogeny

    L. Taneyhill

    Cadherins and EMT: Regulation in normal tissue homeostasis and related pathologies

    G. Berx

    Cadherin abnormalities in familial cancers

    F. Caneiro

    The other catenins: challenging our current view of canonical Wnt signaling

    P. Mccrea

    Afadin/AF6/Canoe: Roles in the organization of junctional complexes

    K. Mandai

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