Laminin : the crux of basement membrane assembly

@inproceedings{Sasaki2004LamininT,
  title={Laminin : the crux of basement membrane assembly},
  author={Takako Sasaki and Reinhard F{\"a}ssler and Erhard Hohenester},
  year={2004}
}
Basement membranes (BMs) are cell-associated sheet-like extracellular matrices covering the basal aspect of all epithelia and endothelia and surrounding muscle, fat, and peripheral nerve cells. BMs are essential for tissue formation in all animals. They provide mechanical stability and barriers between different cell types and are critically involved in cell differentiation, survival, and migration. Initially described as a distinct ultrastructure in electron micrographs, BMs are now defined as… CONTINUE READING

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Laminin : the crux of basement membrane assembly . Basement membranes ( BMs ) are cell - associated sheet - like extracellular matrices covering the basal aspect of all epithelia and endothelia and surrounding muscle , fat , and peripheral nerve cells .
Laminin : the crux of basement membrane assembly . Basement membranes ( BMs ) are cell - associated sheet - like extracellular matrices covering the basal aspect of all epithelia and endothelia and surrounding muscle , fat , and peripheral nerve cells .
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Laminin : the crux of basement membrane assembly . Basement membranes ( BMs ) are cell - associated sheet - like extracellular matrices covering the basal aspect of all epithelia and endothelia and surrounding muscle , fat , and peripheral nerve cells .
Laminin : the crux of basement membrane assembly . Basement membranes ( BMs ) are cell - associated sheet - like extracellular matrices covering the basal aspect of all epithelia and endothelia and surrounding muscle , fat , and peripheral nerve cells .
Laminin : the crux of basement membrane assembly . Basement membranes ( BMs ) are cell - associated sheet - like extracellular matrices covering the basal aspect of all epithelia and endothelia and surrounding muscle , fat , and peripheral nerve cells .
Laminin : the crux of basement membrane assembly . Basement membranes ( BMs ) are cell - associated sheet - like extracellular matrices covering the basal aspect of all epithelia and endothelia and surrounding muscle , fat , and peripheral nerve cells .
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