Adhesion Protein Protocols

  • Amanda S. Coutts

Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1046)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Alexandre R. Gingras, Feng Ye, Mark H. Ginsberg
    Pages 1-17
  3. Warwick S. Nesbitt, Francisco J. Tovar-Lopez, Erik Westein, Ian S. Harper, Shaun P. Jackson
    Pages 39-58
  4. Pakorn Kanchanawong, Clare M. Waterman
    Pages 59-84
  5. Andrew H. Sims, Alexey A. Larionov, David J. Harrison, Elad Katz
    Pages 85-95
  6. Pasquale Cervero, Linda Panzer, Stefan Linder
    Pages 97-121
  7. Mirjam Andreasson-Ochsner, Erik Reimhult
    Pages 123-132
  8. Marie Schoumacher, Alexandros Glentis, Vasily V. Gurchenkov, Danijela M. Vignjevic
    Pages 133-144
  9. Scott D. Hansen, J. Bradley Zuchero, R. Dyche Mullins
    Pages 145-170
  10. Alissa M. Weaver, Jonathan M. Page, Scott A. Guelcher, Aron Parekh
    Pages 171-189
  11. Narendra Suryavanshi, Anne J. Ridley
    Pages 191-202
  12. Richard L. Klemke, Xinning Jiang, Sunkyu Choi, Jonathan A. Kelber
    Pages 203-218
  13. Lynda K. Doolittle, Michael K. Rosen, Shae B. Padrick
    Pages 231-250
  14. Lynda K. Doolittle, Michael K. Rosen, Shae B. Padrick
    Pages 251-271
  15. Lynda K. Doolittle, Michael K. Rosen, Shae B. Padrick
    Pages 273-293
  16. Andrew J. Muinonen-Martin, David A. Knecht, Douwe M. Veltman, Peter A. Thomason, Gabriela Kalna, Robert H. Insall
    Pages 307-321
  17. Natasza E. Ziółkowska, Antonina Roll-Mecak
    Pages 323-334
  18. Elizabeth Monaghan-Benson, Keith Burridge
    Pages 335-342
  19. Jose Javier Bravo-Cordero, Yasmin Moshfegh, John Condeelis, Louis Hodgson
    Pages 359-370
  20. Joshua S. McLane, Nicholas J. Schaub, Ryan J. Gilbert, Lee A. Ligon
    Pages 371-388
  21. Back Matter
    Pages 405-407

About this book


Cellular adhesion is a fundamental process that influences numerous biological activities such as morphogenesis, cell motility and division, as well as signalling. In addition, adhesion is a process important not only in normal physiology and development, but also in disease states such as tumourigenesis, cardiovascular disease, inflammation and infection. There are a plethora of proteins involved in adhesion-related events with a huge diversity in function. As a result, a wide variety of techniques exist to study adhesion related proteins and processes. In Adhesion Protein Protocols, Third Edition, chapters cover techniques to gain insight into the complex and incompletely understood processes that are involved in cellular adhesion. Written in the successful Methods in Molecular Biology series format, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of the necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible protocols, and notes on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls.


Authoritative and easily accessible, Adhesion Protein Protocols, Third Edition will be useful for both those new to the field of adhesion protein research as well as the more experienced scientist.


cell adhesion proteins cell-matrix adhesion cellular adhesion cellular structures live-cell imaging

Editors and affiliations

  • Amanda S. Coutts
    • 1
  1. 1., Department of OncologyUniversity of OxfordOxfordUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2013
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, Totowa, NJ
  • eBook Packages Springer Protocols
  • Print ISBN 978-1-62703-537-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-62703-538-5
  • Series Print ISSN 1064-3745
  • Series Online ISSN 1940-6029
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