Cell Polarity in Development and Disease

Cell Polarity in Development and Disease

1st Edition - April 1, 2023

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  • Editor: Ulrich Tepass
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128201589

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Cell Polarity in Development and Disease, Volume 154 in the Methods in Cell Biology series, highlights new advances in the field, with this new volume presenting interesting chapters. Each chapter is written by an international board of authors.

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Table of Contents

  • 1. Cell polarity in the protist-to-animal transition
    David Booth and Thibaut Brunet
    2. Polarized actin networks in development: Case studies from Drosophila
    Tony Harris
    3. Protein clustering and cell polarization
    Edwin Munro
    4. Polarity in the Drosophila female germline
    Daniel St Johnston
    5. Context Matters: Mechanisms governing epithelial polarization in C. elegans
    Jessica Feldman
    6. Epithelial polarity in the fly: Principles and diversity.
    Ulrich Tepass
    7. Polarising epithelial expulsion and expulsion driven by mispolarisation
    Romain Levayer
    8. The Role of Apical-Basal Polarization in the Mammalian First Cell Fate Decision
    Magdalena M. Zernicka-Goetz
    9. Polarity in immune cells
    Ana-Maria Lennon-Duménil and Paolo Pierobon
    10. Mammalian Dachsous and Fat cadherins in tissue organization
    Helen McNeill
    11. Polarity in breast development and cancer
    Luke McCaffrey
    12. Polarity in lung development and disease
    Xaralabos Varelas
    13. Polarity in skin development and cancer
    Terry Lechler

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  • No. of pages: 362
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2023
  • Published: April 1, 2023
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128201589

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Ulrich Tepass

Ulrich Tepass is at University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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