2012

Cytoskeleton and Human Disease

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ISBN: 978-1-61779-787-3 (Print) 978-1-61779-788-0 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages 1-1

  2. Basics of the Cytoskeleton

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-28

      ACTIN

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      Pages 29-53

      Microtubules

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      Pages 55-72

      The Kinesin Superfamily

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      Pages 73-100

      Basics of the Cytoskeleton: Myosins

  3. Actin and Disease

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 101-101

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      Pages 103-121

      The Actin Cytoskeleton and Membrane Organisation in T Lymphocytes

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      Pages 123-140

      Thin Filament Diseases of Striated Muscle

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      Pages 141-158

      Filamins and Disease

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      Pages 159-168

      LIM Kinase and Cancer Metastasis

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      Pages 169-180

      Actin Mutations and Deafness

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      Pages 181-200

      Therapeutic Targeting of the Actin Cytoskeleton in Cancer

  4. Microtubules and Disease

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 201-201

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      Pages 203-221

      Microtubules as a Target in Cancer Therapy

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      Pages 223-240

      Microtubules, Drug Resistance, and Tumorigenesis

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      Pages 241-257

      Posttranslational Modifications of Tubulin

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      Pages 259-284

      Stathmin and Cancer

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      Pages 285-313

      The Biology and Pathobiology of Tau Protein

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      Pages 315-341

      Tubulin-Related Malformations of Cortical Development

  5. Intermediate Filaments and Disease

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 343-343

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      Pages 345-374

      Spectrins in Human Diseases

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      Pages 375-409

      Laminopathies

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      Pages 411-424

      Desmin and Heart Disease

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      Pages 425-448

      Neurodegenerative Diseases and Intermediate Filaments

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 434-434