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Diseases and Biology Reviews

Cancer Reviews

  • Desgrosellier JS, Cheresh DA. Integrins in cancer: biological implications and therapeutic opportunities. Nat Rev Cancer. 2010; 10:9-22 PubMed.
  • Kessenbrock K, Plaks V, Werb Z. Matrix metalloproteinases: regulators of the tumor microenvironment. Cell. 2010; 141:52-67 PubMed.
  • Madsen CD, Sahai E. Cancer dissemination--lessons from leukocytes. Dev Cell. 2010; 19:13-26 PubMed.
  • Rathinam R, Alahari SK. Important role of integrins in the cancer biology. Cancer Metastasis Rev. 2010; 29:223-37 PubMed.
  • Sanz-Moreno V, Marshall CJ. The plasticity of cytoskeletal dynamics underlying neoplastic cell migration. Curr Opin Cell Biol. 2010; 22:690-6 PubMed.
  • Feigin ME, Muthuswamy SK. Polarity proteins regulate mammalian cell-cell junctions and cancer pathogenesis. Curr Opin Cell Biol. 2009; 21694-700 PubMed.
  • Hall A. The cytoskeleton and cancer. Cancer Metastasis Rev. 2009; 28:5-14 PubMed.
  • Karlsson R, Pedersen ED, Wang Z, Brakebusch C. Rho GTPase function in tumorigenesis. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2009; 1796:91-8 PubMed.
  • Manolopoulos L, Syrigos K. Cell adhesion molecules: role and clinical significance in cancer. Cancer Invest. 2009; 27:1023-37 PubMed.
  • Etienne-Manneville S. Polarity proteins in migration and invasion. Oncogene. 2008; 27:6970-80 PubMed.
  • Friedl P, Wolf K. Tube travel: the role of proteases in individual and collective cancer cell invasion. Cancer Res. 2008; 68:7247-9 PubMed.
  • Vega FM, Ridley AJ. Rho GTPases in cancer cell biology FEBS Letters. 2008; 582:2093-2101 PubMed.
  • Mitra SK, Schlaepfer DD. Integrin-regulated FAK-Src signaling in normal and cancer cells. Curr Opin Cell Biol. 2006; 18:516-23 PubMed.

Morphogenesis Reviews

  • Aman A, Piotrowski T. Cell migration during morphogenesis. Dev Biol. 2010; 341:20-33 PubMed.
  • Heng JI, Chariot A, Nguyen L.Molecular layers underlying cytoskeletal remodelling during cortical development. Trends Neurosci. 2010; 33:38-47 PubMed.
  • Papusheva E, Heisenberg CP. Spatial organization of adhesion: force-dependent regulation and function in tissue morphogenesis. EMBO J. 2010; 29:2753-68 PubMed.
  • Rozario T, DeSimone DW. The extracellular matrix in development and morphogenesis: a dynamic view. Dev Biol. 2010; 341:126-40 PubMed.
  • St Johnston D, Ahringer J. Cell polarity in eggs and epithelia: parallels and diversity. Cell. 2010; 141:757-74 PubMed.
  • Harris TJ, Sawyer JK, Peifer M. How the cytoskeleton helps build the embryonic body plan: models of morphogenesis from Drosophila. Curr Top Dev Biol. 2009; 89:55-85 PubMed.
  • Weijer CJ. Collective cell migration in development. J Cell Sci. 2009; 122:3215-23 PubMed.
  • Yin C, Ciruna B, Solnica-Krezel L. Convergence and extension movements during vertebrate gastrulation. Curr Top Dev Biol. 2009; 89:163-92 PubMed.
  • Kurosaka S, Kashina A. Cell biology of embryonic migration. Birth Defects Res C Embryo Today. 2008; 84:102-22 PubMed.
  • Métin C, Vallee RB, Rakic P, Bhide PG.Modes and mishaps of neuronal migration in the mammalian brain. J Neurosci. 2008; 28:11746-52 PubMed.
  • Montell DJ. Morphogenetic cell movements: diversity from modular mechanical properties. Science. 2008; 322:1502-5 PubMed.
  • Ayala R, Shu T, Tsai LH. Trekking across the brain: the journey of neuronal migration. Cell. 2007; 128:29-43 PubMed.

Inflammation Reviews

  • Barreiro O, Martín P, González-Amaro R, Sánchez-Madrid F. Molecular cues guiding inflammatory responses. Cardiovasc Res. 2010; 86:174-82 PubMed.
  • Korpos E, Wu C, Song J, Hallmann R, Sorokin L. Role of the extracellular matrix in lymphocyte migration. Cell Tissue Res. 2010; 339:47-57 PubMed.
  • McEver RP, Zhu C. Rolling cell adhesion. Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol. 2010; 26:363-96 PubMed.
  • Renkawitz J, Sixt M. Mechanisms of force generation and force transmission during interstitial leukocyte migration. EMBO Rep. 2010; 11:744-50 PubMed.
  • Wong CH, Heit B, Kubes P. Molecular regulators of leucocyte chemotaxis during inflammation. Cardiovasc Res. 2010; 86:183-91 PubMed.
  • Wang F. The signaling mechanisms underlying cell polarity and chemotaxis. Cold Spring Harb Perspect Biol. 2009; 1:a002980 PubMed.
  • Cantor JM, Ginsberg MH, Rose DM. Integrin-associated proteins as potential therapeutic targets. Immunol Rev. 2008; 223:236-51 PubMed.
  • Mackay CR. Moving targets: cell migration inhibitors as new anti-inflammatory therapies. Nat Immunol. 2008; 9:988-98 PubMed.
  • Rose DM, Alon R, Ginsberg MH. Integrin modulation and signaling in leukocyte adhesion and migration. Immunol Rev. 2007; 218:126-34 PubMed.

Cardiovascular Reviews

  • Bowers SL, Baudino TA. Laying the groundwork for growth: Cell-cell and cell-ECM interactions in cardiovascular development. Birth Defects Res C Embryo Today. 2010; 90:1-7 PubMed.
  • Bowers SL, Banerjee I, Baudino TA. The extracellular matrix: at the center of it all. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2010; 48:474-82 PubMed.
  • Kirton JP, Xu Q. Endothelial precursors in vascular repair. Microvasc Res. 2010; 79:193-9 PubMed.
  • Loirand G, Pacaud P. The role of Rho protein signaling in hypertension. Nat Rev Cardiol. 2010; 7:637-47 PubMed.
  • Hahn C, Schwartz MA. Mechanotransduction in vascular physiology and atherogenesis Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology 2009; 10:53-62 PubMed.
  • Lal H, Verma SK, Foster DM, Golden HB, Reneau JC, Watson LE, Singh H, Dostal DE. Integrins and proximal signaling mechanisms in cardiovascular disease. Front Biosci. 2009; 14:2307-34 PubMed.
  • Davis GE, Senger DR. Extracellular matrix mediates a molecular balance between vascular morphogenesis and regression. Curr Opin Hematol. 2008; 15:197-203 PubMed.
  • Haverslag R, Pasterkamp G, Hoefer IE. Targeting adhesion molecules in cardiovascular disorders. Cardiovasc Hematol Disord Drug Targets. 2008; 8:252-60 PubMed.
  • Mammoto A, Mammoto T, Ingber DE. Rho signaling and mechanical control of vascular development. Curr Opin Hematol. 2008; 15:228-34 PubMed.
  • Lu X, Lu D, Scully MF, Kakkar VV. The role of integrin-mediated cell adhesion in atherosclerosis: pathophysiology and clinical opportunities. Curr Pharm Des. 2008; 14:2140-58 PubMed.
  • Zernecke A, Shagdarsuren E, Weber C. Chemokines in atherosclerosis: an update. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2008; 28:1897-908 PubMed.
  • Angelucci A, Bologna M. Targeting vascular cell migration as a strategy for blocking angiogenesis: the central role of focal adhesion protein tyrosine kinase family. Curr Pharm Des. 2007; 13:2129-45 PubMed.
  • Bryan BA, D'Amore PA. What tangled webs they weave: Rho-GTPase control of angiogenesis. Cell Mol Life Sci. 2007; 64:2053-65 PubMed.
  • Heerkens EH, Izzard AS, Heagerty AM. Integrins, vascular remodeling, and hypertension. Hypertension. 2007; 49:1-4 PubMed.
  • Brauer PR. MMPs--role in cardiovascular development and disease. Front Biosci. 2006; 11:447-78 PubMed.
  • Brooke BS, Karnik SK, Li DY. Extracellular matrix in vascular morphogenesis and disease: structure versus signal. Trends Cell Biol. 2003; 13:51-6 PubMed.

Regeneration and Repair Reviews

  • Grinnell F, Petroll WM. Cell motility and mechanics in three-dimensional collagen matrices. Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol. 2010; 26:335-61 PubMed.
  • Margadant C, Sonnenberg A. Integrin-TGF-beta crosstalk in fibrosis, cancer and wound healing. EMBO Rep. 2010; 11:97-105 PubMed.
  • Wang ET, Zhao M. Chin Regulation of tissue repair and regeneration by electric fields. J Traumatol. 2010; 13:55-61 PubMed.
  • Chen P, Parks WC. Role of matrix metalloproteinases in epithelial migration. J Cell Biochem. 2009; 108:1233-43 PubMed.
  • Friedl P, Gilmour D. Collective cell migration in morphogenesis, regeneration and cancer. Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol. 2009; 10:445-57 PubMed.
  • Moali C, Hulmes DJ. Extracellular and cell surface proteases in wound healing: new players are still emerging. Eur J Dermatol. 2009; 19:552-64 PubMed.
  • Schultz GS, Wysocki A. Interactions between extracellular matrix and growth factors in wound healing. Wound Repair Regen. 2009; 17:153-62 PubMed.
  • Shaw TJ, Martin P. Wound repair at a glance. J Cell Sci. 2009; 122:3209-13 PubMed.
  • Toriseva M, Kähäri VM. Proteinases in cutaneous wound healing. Cell Mol Life Sci. 2009; 66:203-24 PubMed.
  • Daley WP, Peters SB, Larsen M. Extracellular matrix dynamics in development and regenerative medicine. J Cell Sci. 2008; 121:255-64 PubMed.