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Tissue plasminogen activator contributes to alterations of neuronal migration and activity-dependent responses in fragile x mice

Achuta VS, Rezov V, Uutela M, Louhivuori V, Louhivuori L, Castrén ML J. Neurosci.

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From Zamir & Geiger 2001; J. Cell Sc. 114:3583-90. Reproduced with permission from the Company of Biologists.

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From Nalbant et al. 2004; Science 305:1615-19. Reprinted with permission from AAAS.

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Ovarian cancer: Driving force

Actomyosin-mediated contractility in ovarian cancer cells induces mesothelial cells to de-adhere and move away, facilitating penetration of the mesothelial barrier during metastasis.

Sarah Seton-RogersNature Reviews Cancer 11, 538 - 539 (2011)

Innate immunity: Neutrophil U-turn fans the flames

The expression of junctional adhesion molecule C in endothelial cells is required to prevent reverse transendothelial migration of neutrophils.

Yvonne BordonNature Reviews Immunology 11, 498 (2011)

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