Desmin and Other Intermediate Filaments in Normal and Diseased Muscle.- Intermediate Filaments in Astrocytes in Health and Disease.- Neuronal Intermediate Filaments and Neurodegenerative Diseases.- Neurofilaments: Phosphorylation and Signal Transduction.- Keratin Intermediate Filaments and Diseases of the Skin.- The Keratin K6 Minifamily of Genes.- Transcriptional Regulation of Keratin Gene Expression.- Simple Epithelial Keratins: Expression, Function and Disease.- Keratins as Targets in and Modulators of Liver Diseases.- The Search for Specific Keratin Functions: The Case of Keratin K10.- Index.
Intermediate Filaments focuses on desmin and other intermediate filaments in disease and health. This new volume will serve as a resource for graduate students and researchers in the field.
Provides up-to-date information in the field
Intermediate Filaments will be of use to both graduate students and researchers in the field