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Title: The activation states of LFA-1 (αLβ2) and related integrins
Authors: Cheng, Ming
Keywords: DRNTU::Science::Biological sciences::Microbiology::Immunology
Issue Date: 2008
Source: Cheng, M. (2008). The activation states of LFA-1 (αLβ2) and related integrins. Doctoral thesis, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
Abstract: Cell adhesion molecules, which are both receptors and ligands for receptors, are typically transmembrane proteins. They are composed of three domains: an intracellular domain that interacts with the cytoskeleton, a transmembrane domain and an extracellular domain that interacts either with other cell adhesion molecules on another cell or the component of the extracellular matrix (ECM) (Joseph-Silverstein and Silverstein, 1998). Their functions include adhesion, recognition and communication between cells and between cells and components of the extracellular matrix.
URI: https://hdl.handle.net/10356/38777
DOI: 10.32657/10356/38777
Fulltext Permission: open
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