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Cytoskeleton and Small G Proteins

  • Philippe Jeanteur

Part of the Progress in Molecular and Subcellular Biology book series (PMSB, volume 22)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XII
  2. Jord C. Stam, John G. Collard
    Pages 51-83
  3. Gérard Zalcman, Olivier Dorseuil, Juan Antonio Garcia-Ranea, Gérard Gacon, Jacques Camonis
    Pages 85-113
  4. Edward Manser, Louis Lim
    Pages 115-133
  5. Benjamin Boettner, Linda Van Aelst
    Pages 135-158
  6. Patrice Boguet, Philippe J. Sansonetti, Guy Tran Van Nhieu
    Pages 183-199
  7. Jeffrey Settleman
    Pages 201-229
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 231-234

About this book

Introduction

The internal structure of a cell can be affected by signals in the form of small molecules outside the cell. These changes can then alter the shape or adhesiveness of the cell. This volume centers particularly on one family of cellular proteins which transmit these signals, the Rho Ras-like GTPases, and examines their role in normal cellular processes and development. Also discussed are their roles in cancer formation and microbial pathogenesis.

Keywords

Cytoskeleton Cytoskelett GTPases GTPhasen Krebsentstehung Signalübertragung apoptosis cancer formation cellular processes protein family proteins regulation signal transduction tissue

Editors and affiliations

  • Philippe Jeanteur
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Molecular Genetics of Montpellier CNRSUniversity of Montpellier IIMontpellier Cedex 5France

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-58591-3
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1999
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-63659-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-58591-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0079-6484
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