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Calreticulin

Second Edition

  • Paul Eggleton
  • Marek Michalak

Part of the Molecular Biology Intelligence Unit book series (MBIU)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Paul Eggleton, Marek Michalak
    Pages 1-8
  3. Steven J. Johnson, Kjell O. Håkansson
    Pages 9-18
  4. John J. M. Bergeron, David Y. Thomas
    Pages 30-37
  5. Sylvia Papp, Michal Opas
    Pages 38-48
  6. Ben E. Black, Bryce M. Paschal
    Pages 75-84
  7. Raju Adhikari, Tim Elliott
    Pages 85-93
  8. Paola Mariani, Lorella Navazio, Anna Zuppini
    Pages 94-104
  9. György Szabadkai, Mounia Chami, Paolo Pinton, Rosario Rizzuto
    Pages 105-125
  10. Patricia Camacho, Linu John, Yun Li, R. Madelaine Paredes, H. Llewelyn Roderick
    Pages 126-132
  11. Nicolas Demaurex, Maud Frieden, Serge Arnaudeau
    Pages 133-141
  12. Dorothy Hudig, Reza Karimi
    Pages 142-150
  13. Giovanna Tosato, Lei Yao, Sandra E. Pike
    Pages 162-179
  14. Richard D. Sontheimer, Doina Racila, Emil Racila, Paul Eggleton, Suzanne Donnelly
    Pages 180-192
  15. Silvia M. Goicoechea, J. E. Murphy-Ullrich
    Pages 193-204
  16. Jawaharlal M. Patel, Jianliang Zhang, Yong D. Li, Edward R. Block
    Pages 205-219
  17. Alain Debrabant, Nancy Lee, Dennis M. Dwyer, Hira L. Nakhasi
    Pages 220-237
  18. D. I. Pritchard, N. Girod, A. Brown, R. Caddick, D. S. W. Hooi, R. J. Quinnell et al.
    Pages 238-247
  19. Byung-Jae Park, Jin Il Lee, Joohong Ahnn
    Pages 248-257
  20. Lei Guo
    Pages 258-266
  21. Back Matter
    Pages 267-282

About this book

Introduction

The book focuses on the latest discoveries on calreticulin, calnexin and other endoplasmic reticulum proteins. Calreticulin has been implicated to affect diverse cellular function and play a role in many pathologies including protein folding disorders, cardiac pathologies, cancer and autoimmunity. This book contains contributions from the world leaders in the area of endoplasmic reticulum function, protein folding, Calcium homeostasis and autoimmunity. It raises many intriguing questions about calreticulin, calnexin and the endoplasmic reticulum and gives a unique opportunity to realize the significance of these calcium-binding chaperones. The book is unique in every respect and we are not aware of any other publication focusing on these aspects of endoplasmic reticulum biology. Because of a central role of endoplasmic reticulum, calreticulin and calnexin in virtually all cellular functions, the book should be of interest to everyone in the biological sciences.

Keywords

Calcium cells endothelium physiology proteins

Editors and affiliations

  • Paul Eggleton
    • 1
  • Marek Michalak
    • 2
  1. 1.Peninsula Medical School, Devon, U.K. MRC Immunochemistry Unit Department of BiochemistryUniversity of OxfordOxfordUK
  2. 2.CIHR Membrane Protein Research Group Department of BiochemistryUniversity of Alberta EdmontonAlbertaCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-9258-1
  • Copyright Information Eurekah.com and Kluwer Academic / Plenum Publishers 2003
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4613-4862-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4419-9258-1
  • Series Print ISSN 1431-0414
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