Adhesion Molecules: Function and Inhibition

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ISBN: 978-3-7643-7974-2 (Print) 978-3-7643-7975-9 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

  2. Capture and rolling

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-25

      P-selectin glycoprotein ligand-1 (PSGL-1)

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      Pages 27-70

      L-selectin-mediated leukocyte adhesion and migration

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      Pages 71-95

      P- and E-selectin

  3. Firm adhesion

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 97-97

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      Pages 99-116

      Endothelial ICAM-1 functions in adhesion and signaling during leukocyte recruitment

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      Pages 117-139

      α4-integrins: structure, function and secrets

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      Pages 141-174

      VCAM-1 and its functions in development and inflammatory diseases

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      Pages 175-197

      Lymphocyte function-associated antigen-1 (LFA-1) and macrophage antigen-1 (Mac-1): Cooperative partners in leukocyte emigration and function

  4. Transendothelial migration

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 199-199

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      Pages 201-220

      PECAM: Regulating the start of diapedesis

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      Pages 221-235

      Role of α6β1 integrin in leukocyte adhesion and transmigration

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      Pages 237-251

      Vascular adhesion protein-1 (VAP-1)

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      Pages 253-269

      The role of endothelial cell-selective adhesion molecule (ESAM) in neutrophil emigration into inflamed tissues

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      Pages 271-288

      Structure and function of JAM proteins

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      Pages 289-303

      Promises and limitations of targeting adhesion molecules for therapy

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 305-312