The Extracellular Matrix Factsbook

The Extracellular Matrix Factsbook

2nd Edition - March 27, 1998

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  • Authors: Shirley Ayad, Ray Boot-Handford, Martin Humphries, Karl Kadler, Adrian Shuttleworth
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080531519

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The Second Edition of The Extracellular Matrix FactsBook has been completely revised, updated and expanded by over 50 percent. It contains over 85 entries on the diverse group of macromolecules that assemble toform the extracellular matrix. Entries provide information on molecular structure, isolation, primary structure, structural and functional sites, gene structure, database accession numbers, and key references.

Key Features

Key Features
* Compiled by members of one of the foremost centers of matrix biochemistry in the world
* Contains over 30 new entries, with all previous entries being revised and updated
* Includes new entries on proteinases involved in the deposition of the extracellular matrix
* Presents 3D ribbon diagrams in cases where the protein structure is now known

Readership

Researchers and postgraduate students in cell biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, and developmental biology. Research and developmental biology clinicians specializing in rheumatology. Biotechnology companies.

Table of Contents

  • Dedication.
    Preface.
    Abbreviations.
    Introductory Material:
    Content of Entries.
    Extracellular Matrices.
    Extracellular Matrix Proteins:
    Aggrecan.
    Agrin.
    Bamacan.
    BEHAB.
    Biglycan.
    Brevican.
    Bone Sialoprotein.
    Cartilage Matrix Protein.
    Chondroadherin.
    Collagen Type I.
    Collagen Type II.
    Collagen Type III.
    Collagen Type IV.
    Collagen Type V.
    Collagen Type VI.
    Collagen Type VII.
    Collagen Type VIII.
    Collagen Type IX.
    Collagen Type X.
    Collagen Type XI.
    Collagen Type XII.
    Collagen Type XIII.
    Collagen Type XIV.
    Collagen Type XV.
    Collagen Type XVI.
    Collagen Type XVII.
    Collagen Type XVIII.
    Collagen Type XIX.
    Decorin.
    Dentine Matrix Protein.
    Dentine Sialoprotein.
    Elastin.
    Fibrillin 1.
    Fibrillin 2.
    Fibrinogen.
    Fibromodulin.
    Fibronectin.
    Fibulin 1.
    Fibulin 2.
    Keratocan.
    Laminins.
    LTBP1.
    LTBP2.
    LTBP3.
    Link Protein.
    Lumican.
    Lysyl Oxidase.
    Matrix Gla Protein.
    Microfibril-Associated Glycoprotein 1.
    Microfibril-Associated Glycoprotein 2.
    Microfibril-Associated Protein 1.
    Microfibril-Associated Protein 3.
    MMP 1.
    MMP 2.
    MMP 3.
    MMP 7.
    MMP 8.
    MMP 9.
    MMP 10.
    MMP 11.
    MMP 12.
    MMP 13.
    Neurocan.
    Nidogen.
    Osteocalcin.
    Osteonectin.
    Osteopontin.
    Perlecan.
    Phosphophoryn.
    PRELP.
    Procollagen C-Proteinase.
    Procollagen N-Proteinase.
    Tenascin-C.
    Tenascin-R.
    Tenascin-X.
    Tenascin-Y.
    Thrombospondin-1.
    Thrombospondin-2.
    Thrombospondin-3.
    Thrombospondin-4.
    Thrombospondin-5.
    TIMP 1.
    TIMP 2.
    TIMP 3.
    TIMP 4.
    Versican.
    Vitronectin.
    Von Willebrand Factor.
    Index.

Product details

  • No. of pages: 301
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 1998
  • Published: March 27, 1998
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080531519

About the Authors

Shirley Ayad

The authors are members of the Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell-Matrix Research in the School of Biological Sciences, Manchester University. This centre of excellence under Professor Michael Grant supports Drs. Ray Boot-Handford and Adrian Shuttleworth as academic appointments and attracts external funding to support Professor Martin Humphries and senior research fellow Dr. Karl Kadler (Wellcome Trust) and senior research fellow Dr. Shirley Ayad (Arthritis and Rheumatism Council).

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Manchester, U.K.

Ray Boot-Handford

The authors are members of the Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell-Matrix Research in the School of Biological Sciences, Manchester University. This centre of excellence under Professor Michael Grant supports Drs. Ray Boot-Handford and Adrian Shuttleworth as academic appointments and attracts external funding to support Professor Martin Humphries and senior research fellow Dr. Karl Kadler (Wellcome Trust) and senior research fellow Dr. Shirley Ayad (Arthritis and Rheumatism Council).

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Manchester, U.K.

Martin Humphries

The authors are members of the Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell-Matrix Research in the School of Biological Sciences, Manchester University. This centre of excellence under Professor Michael Grant supports Drs. Ray Boot-Handford and Adrian Shuttleworth as academic appointments and attracts external funding to support Professor Martin Humphries and senior research fellow Dr. Karl Kadler (Wellcome Trust) and senior research fellow Dr. Shirley Ayad (Arthritis and Rheumatism Council).

Affiliations and Expertise

Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Matrix Research, University of Manchester, UK

Karl Kadler

The authors are members of the Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell-Matrix Research in the School of Biological Sciences, Manchester University. This centre of excellence under Professor Michael Grant supports Drs. Ray Boot-Handford and Adrian Shuttleworth as academic appointments and attracts external funding to support Professor Martin Humphries and senior research fellow Dr. Karl Kadler (Wellcome Trust) and senior research fellow Dr. Shirley Ayad (Arthritis and Rheumatism Council).

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Manchester, U.K.

Adrian Shuttleworth

The authors are members of the Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell-Matrix Research in the School of Biological Sciences, Manchester University. This centre of excellence under Professor Michael Grant supports Drs. Ray Boot-Handford and Adrian Shuttleworth as academic appointments and attracts external funding to support Professor Martin Humphries and senior research fellow Dr. Karl Kadler (Wellcome Trust) and senior research fellow Dr. Shirley Ayad (Arthritis and Rheumatism Council).

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Manchester, U.K.

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