The Adhesion Molecule FactsBook

Paperback | August 22, 2000

byClare IsackeEditorMichael A. Horton

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This updated and expanded Second Edition of The Adhesion Molecule FactsBook has nearly double the number of entries of the First Edition, and provides a compendium of the major cell surface adhesion molecules.The introductory chapters detail the organization of the data in the entries section, provide a background to the main adhesion molecule families, and inform the reader how to access information on adhesion molecules on the Internet.The entries have been designed to allow the reader to quickly establish the main structure and functional features of each molecule and where to find information. Key Features* alternative nomenclature* tissue distribution and regulation of expression* ligands* gene organization and chromosomal location* protein structure and molecular weights* amino acid sequence of the most commonly studied organisms* PIR, SWISSPROT, and EMBL/GenBank accession numbers* biological function* key references

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This updated and expanded Second Edition of The Adhesion Molecule FactsBook has nearly double the number of entries of the First Edition, and provides a compendium of the major cell surface adhesion molecules.The introductory chapters detail the organization of the data in the entries section, provide a background to the main adhesion ...

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How do you keep track of basic information on the proteins you work with? Where do you find details of their physicochemical properties, amino acid sequences, gene organization? Are you tired of scanning review articles, primary papers, and databases to locate that elusive fact?The Academic Press FactsBook series has established itself...

Clare Isacke received her undergraduate degree in biochemistry in Oxford, her D.Phil. in Oxford working with John Heath and Chris Graham on growth control and differentiation of embryonal carcinoma cells. She worked as a postdoctoral fellow at the Salk Institute in La Jolla, California, with Tony Hunter and Ian Trowbridge on cell adhes...
Format:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.68 inPublished:August 22, 2000Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0123565057

ISBN - 13:9780123565051

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"This book constitutes a handy resource to be included in your library among the more-specialized books of adhesion receptors and adhesion molecules."
--IMMUNOLOGY TODAY