Leucocyte Adhesion

Leucocyte Adhesion

by Klaus Ley

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Overview

Current Topics in Membranes provides a systematic, comprehensive, and rigorous approach to specific topics relevant to the study of cellular membranes. This volume provides a review of the latest developments in leukocyte adhesion. Regulation of cell adhesion is important for immune system function.

  • Contributions from leading experts in the field
  • Reviews the latest developments
  • Product Details

    ISBN-13: 9780080956985
    Publisher: Elsevier Science
    Publication date: 11/09/2009
    Series: Current Topics in Membranes , #64
    Sold by: Barnes & Noble
    Format: NOOK Book
    Pages: 300
    File size: 4 MB

    Table of Contents

    1. Membrane composition and properties

    1. Lipid rafts (open)
    2. Membrane tethers (R Waugh, Rochester)
    3. Microvilli (JY Shao, Wash U)
    4. Whole cell deformation (D Khismatullin, Tulane)

    2. Adhesion molecules

    1. Integrin activation (M. Shimaoka, Harvard)
    2. Cytoskeletal anchoring (Fred Pavalko, Iowa)
    3. No tile yet (Alon, Weizman)
    4. Catch bonds (Cheng Zhu, Georgia Tech and Roger McEver, OMRF)
    5. Modeling adhesion (Pospieszalska/Ley, LIAI)
    6. Factors limiting the onset of bond formation at cell interfaces (R Waugh, Rochester)

    3. Active role of endothelial cells

    1. Adhesive platforms (O. Barreiro, Madrid)
    2. Migratory cups, podosomes (Chris Carman, Beth Israel)
    3. PECAM recycling (WA Muller, Northwestern)

    4. Methods

    1. FRET (Minsoo Kim, Rochester)

    2. Flow chambers (Simon SI at UC Davis)

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