Leucocyte Adhesion by Klaus LeyLeucocyte Adhesion by Klaus Ley

Leucocyte Adhesion

byKlaus Ley, Klaus Ley

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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
  • Title:Leucocyte AdhesionFormat:OtherDimensions:300 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:November 9, 2009Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

    The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

    ISBN - 10:008095698X

    ISBN - 13:9780080956985

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    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)