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Protein Reviews

Actin-Binding Proteins and Disease

Editors: dos Remedios, Cris, Chhabra, Deepak (Eds.)

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  • Brings scattered reports together for the first time, with a focus on human disorders
  • Will appeal to research scientists seeking contemporary overviews of actin-myosin interaction and actin-based regulation
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This volume, written by experts in the field, is the first to deal with the relationship between human disease and the actin cytoskeleton. It provides overviews of actin and selected actin-binding proteins, and then focuses on diseases that involve these proteins. Specific chapters deal with actin, cofilin, profilin, gelsolin and thymosin ¾4. Other chapters discuss the roles of multiple actin-binding proteins in cancer and metastasis, leukocyte disorders, and heart failure, and there is a chapter that describes how intracellular pathogens use the host actin cytoskeleton. This seminal volume is intended for researchers, clinicians, physicians, and graduate students in the fields of biochemistry, cell biology, microbiology, immunology, and genetics.

Table of contents (14 chapters)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

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eBook 178,49 €
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Hardcover 228,79 €
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Softcover 228,79 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Actin-Binding Proteins and Disease
Editors
  • Cris dos Remedios
  • Deepak Chhabra
Series Title
Protein Reviews
Series Volume
8
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag New York
eBook ISBN
978-0-387-71749-4
DOI
10.1007/978-0-387-71749-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-387-71747-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4419-2453-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 348
Number of Illustrations
30 b/w illustrations, 22 illustrations in colour
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