Extracellular Matrix and Egg Coats - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128098028, 9780128098035

Extracellular Matrix and Egg Coats, Volume 130

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Eveline Litscher Paul Wassarman
eBook ISBN: 9780128098035
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128098028
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 30th May 2018
Page Count: 502
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Table of Contents

    1. The Physical and Biochemical Properties of the Extracellular Matrix Regulate Cell Fate
    2. Jonathon M. Muncie and Valerie M. Weaver

    3. Matricellular Proteins: Functional Insights From Non-mammalian Animal Models
    4. Josephine C. Adams

    5. Collagen Fibril Assembly and Function
    6. David F. Holmes, Yinhui Lu, Tobias Starborg and Karl E. Kadler

    7. Basement Membranes in Development and Disease
    8. Rei Sekiguchi and Kenneth M. Yamada

    9. Extracellular Determinants of Arterial Morphogenesis, Growth, and Homeostasis
    10. Robert P. Mecham and Francesco Ramirez

    11. Structure, Function, and Development of the Tectorial Membrane: An Extracellular Matrix Essential for Hearing
    12. Richard J. Goodyear and Guy P. Richardson

    13. Extracellular Matrix (ECM) and the Sculpting of Embryonic Tissues
    14. Bette J. Dzamba and Douglas W. DeSimone

    15. The Fish Egg’s Zona Pellucida
    16. Eveline S. Litscher and Paul M. Wassarman

    17. Egg-Coat and Zona Pellucida Proteins of Chicken as a Typical Species of Aves
    18. Shunsuke Nishio, Hiroki Okumura and Tsukasa Matsuda

    19. The Mouse Egg’s Zona Pellucida
    20. Paul M. Wassarman and Eveline S. Litscher

    21. Conceptus Coats of Marsupials and Monotremes
    22. Stephen Frankenberg and Marilyn B. Renfree

    23. The Human Egg’s Zona Pellucida
    24. Satish K. Gupta

    25. Structure of Zona Pellucida Module Proteins
    26. Marcel Bokhove and Luca Jovine

    27. Egg Coat Proteins Across Metazoan Evolution

Emily E. Killingbeck and Willie J. Swanson


Description

Extracellular Matrix and Egg Coats, Volume 130, the latest release in the Current Topics in Developmental Biology series, highlights new advances in the field, with this new volume presenting interesting chapters on The Human Egg’s Zona Pellucida, the Structure of Zona Pellucida Module Proteins, The Fish Egg’s Zona Pellucidam The Chicken Egg’s Zona Pellucidam The Marsupial Egg’s Zona Pellucida, the Evolution of Zona Pellucida Proteins, The Mouse Egg’s Zona Pellucida, Aspects of ECM, ECM and Morphogenesis, Collagen fibril assembly and function, The Ear's Tectorial Membrane, ECM and Cell Fate, and the Aspects of ECM.

Key Features

  • Provides the authority and expertise of leading contributors from an international board of authors
  • Presents the latest release in the Current Topics in Developmental Biology series
  • Updated release includes the latest information on the Extracellular Matrix in Development

Readership

Researchers in cell, molecular, developmental and evolutionary biology and in genetics


Details

No. of pages:
502
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2018
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780128098035
Hardcover ISBN:
9780128098028

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About the Serial Volume Editors

Eveline Litscher Serial Volume Editor

Eveline Litscher is at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA

Affiliations and Expertise

Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai, USA

Paul Wassarman Serial Volume Editor

Paul M. Wassarman, the Series Editor of CTDB since 2007, is Professor in the Dept. Developmental and Regenerative Biology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City. He received a Ph.D. in biochemistry from Brandeis University where he carried out thesis research in the Graduate Dept. Biochemistry with Professor Nathan O. Kaplan. In 1967 Wassarman joined the Division of Structural Studies at the MRC, Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge, England as a Helen Hay Whitney Foundation Fellow with Sir John C. Kendrew. In 1972 he joined the faculty of the Dept. Biological Chemistry at Harvard Medical School and in 1986 moved to the Roche Institute of Molecular Biology where he was Chair of the Dept. Cell and Developmental Biology and Adjunct Professor in the Dept. Cell Biology, New York University School of Medicine. In 1996 he moved to the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai where he was the Lillian and Henry M. Stratton Professorial Chair of the Dept. Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology. Wassarman has published more than 200 research papers and reviews, dealing primarily with mammalian oogenesis, fertilization, and early embryogenesis.

Affiliations and Expertise

Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai, USA