Metastasis Research Protocols

Abstract

Basement membranes, specialized extracellular matrices composed of collagens, laminins, and proteoglycans, form thin, continuous sheetlike structures that separate epithelial tissues from adjacent connective tissues. The crossing of basement membranes by cancer cells is a crucial aspect of metastasis—it must occur in order that cancer cells can invade… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/978-1-61779-854-2

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