Attempts to Understand Metastasis Formation I

Metastasis-Related Molecules

ISBN: 978-3-642-64697-3 (Print) 978-3-642-61107-0 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

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    Pages 1-21

    Complex Roles of Matrix Metalloproteinases in Tumor Progression

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    Pages 23-30

    Membrane Type-Matrix Metalloproteinase and Tumor Invasion

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    Pages 33-50

    Plasminogen Activators and Angiogenesis

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    Pages 51-64

    Maspin: A Tumor Suppressing Serpin

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    Pages 65-80

    Different Roles for Plasminogen Activators and Metalloproteinases in Melanoma Metastasis

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    Pages 81-94

    SPARC and the Extracellular Matrix: Implications for Cancer and Wound Repair

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    Pages 95-105

    MUC18: A Cell Adhesion Molecule with a Potential Role in Tumor Growth and Tumor Cell Dissemination

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    Pages 107-122

    Lu-ECAM-1 and DPP IV in Lung Metastasis

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    Pages 123-161

    The E-cadherin/Catenin Complex in Invasion and Metastasis

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    Pages 163-177

    Biological Characteristics of Micrometastatic Carcinoma Cells in Bone Marrow

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    Pages 179-194

    Model Systems of Carcinoma Cell Dispersion

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    Pages 195-203

    Involvement of α6 and αv Integrins in Metastasis

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    Pages 205-214

    The 67-kDa Laminin Receptor and Tumor Progression

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    Pages 215-247

    Joint Features of Metastasis Formation and Lymphocyte Maturation and Activation

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    Pages 249-269

    The CD44 Proteins in Embryonic Development and in Cancer

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    Pages 271-285

    CD44 in Maligant Disorders

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 288-293