Cell adhesion
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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Cell adhesion molecules.,
  • Cell Adhesion.,
  • Cell Adhesion Molecules.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Mary C. Beckerle.
SeriesFrontiers in molecular biology -- 39.
ContributionsBeckerle, Mary C.
LC ClassificationsQP552.C42 C435 2001, QP552.C42 C435 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 403 p. :
Number of Pages403
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18175538M
ISBN 100199638721, 0199638713
LC Control Number2001047557

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An example of a cell-cell interaction with many similarities to a cell-ECM interaction, but using different adhesion molecules, is the desmosome. Like its basal-lamina-attached counterpart, the hemidesmosome, the desmosome is found in epithelial sheets, and its purpose is to link cells together so that pressure is spread across many cells. The overall architecture of a tissue is determined by adhesion mechanisms that involve not only cell-cell interactions but also cell-matrix interactions. In animals, epithelia and most organized groups of cells like muscle are surrounded or underlain by an extracellular matrix (ECM) of collagen fibers, proteoglycans, and multiadhesive matrix by: 1. In , Malcolm Steinberg proposed the differential adhesion hypothesis, a model that explained patterns of cell sorting based on thermodynamic principles. Using cells derived from trypsinized embryonic tissues, Steinberg showed that certain cell types always migrate centrally when combined with some cell types, but migrate peripherally when combined with others. Hemidesmosomes: Molecular Organization and Their Importance for Cell Adhesion and Disease. *immediately available upon purchase as print book shipments may be delayed due to the COVID crisis. ebook access is temporary and does not include ownership of the ebook. Only valid for books with an ebook version.

Cell adhesion molecules (CAMs) are a subset of cell adhesion proteins located on the cell surface involved in binding with other cells or with the extracellular matrix (ECM) in the process called cell essence, cell adhesion molecules help cells stick to each other and to their surroundings. Cell adhesion is a crucial component in maintaining tissue structure and function. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. The chapters in this book serve as useful, thought-provoking, but not exhaustive, commentaries on contemporary topics within the broad field of cell adhesion. If the reader detects a slight tilt . The Present book is aimed at providing a readable account of physical methods and results required to measure cell adhesion and interpret experimental data.