Transglutaminases: Family of Enzymes with Diverse Functions available in Hardcover
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- Karger, S. Inc.
Mehta (experimental therapeutics, University of Texas) and Eckert (Case School of Medicine) provide information on the biological relevance of transglutaminases in cancer, inflammation, autoimmune diseases, and other related areas of research. Some specific topics covered include the structure-function relationships of transglutaminases, transglutaminases and their substrates, Type 2 transglutaminase and cell death, and transglutaminase and cell- survival signaling. Other subjects are transglutaminases in wound healing, transglutaminases in neurodegenerative disorders, and transglutaminases as biotechnological tools. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR