Molecular and cellular aspects of the serpinopathies and disorders in serpin activity [E-Book] / editors, Gary A. Silverman, David A. Lomas.
Silverman, Gary A.
Lomas, David A.
Singapore ; World Scientific, 2007
1 online resource (xxix, 639 pages)
englisch
9812707549
9789812707543
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Table of Contents:
  • Section I. Overview of the serpin superfamily.
  • Evolution and classification of the serpin superfamily /
  • James A. Irving ... [et al.]
  • Serpin conformations /
  • Mary C. Pearce ... [et al.]
  • Mechanisms of Serpin inhibition /
  • Peter G. W. Gettins.
  • Section II. Lessons from model organisms.
  • Mouse serpins and transgenic studies /
  • David J. Askew, Paul Coughlin and Phillip I. Bird
  • Serpins in prokaryotes /
  • Qingwei Zhang ... [et al.]
  • New Lessons from poxvirus serpins /
  • Peter C. Turner ... [et al.]
  • The intracellular serpins of caenorhabditis elegans /
  • Stephen C. Pak, Yuko. S. Askew and Cliff J. Luke
  • Drosophila serpins: regulatory cascades in innate immunity and morphogenesis /
  • David Gubb ... [et al.]
  • Serpins in a lepidopteran insect, manduca sexta /
  • Michael R. Kanost
  • MENT, a chromatin-associated serpin from Avian blood cells: structure and function /
  • Sergei A. Grigoryev ... [et al.]
  • Uterine serpins /
  • Peter J. Hansen, Saban Tekin and Maria B. Padua
  • Plant serpins /
  • Jr̜n Hejgaard and Thomas H. Roberts.
  • Section III. Serpin physiology and patholophysiology.
  • Serpins, apoptosis and other aspects of cell death /
  • Fiona L. Scott
  • Serpins in malignancy: tumor cell invasion, motility and angiogenesis /
  • Philip A. Pemberton ... [et al.]
  • Serpins in malignancy: prognostic indicators /
  • Hiroshi Kato ... [et al.]
  • SERPINB7 (Megsin) nephropathy /
  • Toshio Miyata
  • Serpin-protein and receptor interactions /
  • Toni M. Antalis and Dudley K. Strickland
  • Serpins and the metabolic syndrome /
  • Jun Wada
  • Serpin interactions with bacterial peptidases /
  • Jan Potempa, Tomasz Kantyka and Daniel Nelson.
  • Section IV. Congenital deficiencies and serpinopathies.
  • The serpinopathies and respiratory disease /
  • David A. Lomas ...[et al.]
  • Liver disease in 1̀-Antitrypsin deficiency /
  • David H. Perlmutter
  • Regulation of hmostasis by Heparin-binding serpins /
  • Frank C. Church ...[et al.]
  • C1 inhibitor: structure, function, biologic activity and angioedema /
  • Philip A. Patston and Alvin E. Davis III
  • Neuroserpin in neurological disease /
  • Manuel Yepes and Daniel A. Lawrence
  • Serpins and Alzheimer's disease /
  • H. Tonie Wright and Sabina Janciauskiene.