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Rho GTPases

Francisco Rivero-Crespo

Rho GTPases

methods and protocols

by Francisco Rivero-Crespo

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Published by Humana Press in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rho GTPases,
  • Laboratory manuals

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Francisco Rivero
    SeriesMethods in molecular biology -- 827, Springer protocols, Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.) -- v. 827., Springer protocols
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP609.R49 R4823 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 407 p. :
    Number of Pages407
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25237122M
    ISBN 101617794414, 1617794422
    ISBN 109781617794414, 9781617794421
    LC Control Number2011942754
    OCLC/WorldCa744298127

      Rho-family GTPases C. elegans has one Rho (rho-1), one Cdc42 (cdc), two canonical Racs similar to vertebrate Rac1 (ced and rac-2), and one Mtl Rac (mig-2). Mtl Racs, defined by C. elegans MIG-2 and Drosophila Mtl, are similar to both Rac and Cdc42 but interact functionally with : Erik A. Lundquist.   System Upgrade on Tue, May 19th, at 2am (ET) During this period, E-commerce and registration of new users may not be available for up to 12 hours.

    1. Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol. ; Rho GTPases: biochemistry and biology. Jaffe AB(1), Hall A. Author information: (1)MRC Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology, Cancer Research UK, Oncogene and Signal Transduction Group, United Kingdom. @ Approximately one percent of the human genome encodes proteins that either regulate or are regulated by direct interaction with Cited by: She provides us with the history of the study of the Rho GTPases, their regulatory and effector proteins in cancer and gives us a benchmark of where the field is today. The second section of the book details the current knowledge of the Rho regu- tory proteins in cancer progression: aberrant expression and activation of these proteins leads to Brand: Springer New York.

      Rho GTPases: Molecular Biology in Health and Disease 1st Edition Read & Download - By Philippe Fort, Anne Blangy Rho GTPases: Molecular Biology in Health and Disease Rho GTPases control many aspects of cell physiology. This includes polarity, endo/exocytosis, adh - Read Online Books at Rho GTPase may refer to: Any member of the Rho family of GTPases; The members of the Rho family of GTPases belonging to the Rho subclass; RHOA, the most-studied member of the Rho subclass of the Rho family of GTPases; This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Rho GTPase.


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This updated review on the biology of Rho GTPases is an essential read for molecular and cell biologists. It is also an invaluable guide to post-graduate and medical students who wish to deepen their knowledge in cell : Hardcover.

Members of the Rho family of small GTP-binding proteins (GTPases) are key signal transduction proteins that mediate signals initiated by growth factors, cytokines and cell adhesion proteins.

Our knowledge about Rho GTPases has rapidly expanded over the past several years and Rho GTPases is the first book to provide a comprehensive overview of the regulation and functions of this important Format: Hardcover. Divided into five convenient sections, Rho GTPase: Methods and Protocols provides an historical overview of the field and an account of the phylogenetics of the Rho family, general biochemical methods, and functional assays that allow monitoring the consequences of manipulating Rho GTPases in a variety of contexts.

Additionally, the volume devotes a section to advanced imaging methods and to Author: Francisco Rivero. Rho GTPases book Family GTPases (Proteins and Cell Regulation): Medicine & Health Science Books @ The Rho GTPases in Cancer is the first volume to collect and summarize the current understanding of the Rho GTPases and their involvement in the progression of human cancer.

The critical role of the Rho GTPases, their regulatory proteins, and their effectors in cancer progression has become increasingly evident over the past : Hardcover. About this book Although initially described as major regulators of cytoskeletal remodeling, Rho GTPases have been implicated in the establishment of polarity, endocytosis, vesicle trafficking, morphogenesis, cytokinesis, transcriptional activation, cell cycle progression, and apoptosis, to mention a few.

Divided into five convenient sections, Rho GTPase: Methods and Protocols provides an historical overview of the field and an account of the phylogenetics of the Rho family, general biochemical methods, and functional assays that allow monitoring the consequences of manipulating Rho GTPases in a variety of contexts.

Additionally, the volume devotes a section to advanced imaging methods and to. The Rho Family of GTPases Is a Major Branch of the Ras Superfamily. The Rho family constitutes one of the major branches of the Ras superfamily of small GTPases. Presently, 18 mammalian members have been described that share significant sequence identity ranging from 50 to 90%, with an overall 25% identity with by: 2.

Rho GTPases are molecular switches that control a wide variety of signal transduction pathways in all eukaryotic cells. They are known principally for their pivotal role in regulating the actin.

Rho GTPases are molecular switches that control a wide variety of signal transduction pathways in all eukaryotic cells. They are known principally for their pivotal role in regulating the actin Cited by: The Rho GTPases in Cancer is the first volume to collect and summarize the current understanding of the Rho GTPases and their involvement in the progression of human cancer.

The critical role of the Rho GTPases, their regulatory proteins, and their effectors in cancer progression has become increasingly evident over the past decade. This book explores computational modeling and imaging, biochemical methods related to post-translational modifications of Rho GTPases and high throughput methods, functional assays for monitoring the consequences of manipulating Rho GTPases, and techniques for selected non-mammalian model organisms.

This book includes several chapters dedicated to the review of various classes of proteins that control the localization and activation state of Rho GTPases.

Additional chapters discuss the wide range of biological functions that are controlled by Rho GTPases, including the organization of the actin cytoskeleton, cell proliferation and cell.

Such an analysis of human Rho GTPases has not previously been attempted. The book includes an overview of how Rho GTPases become activated which is complemented by an extensive Chapter by Darerca Owen and Helen Mott who unravel the beautiful molecular details given to us by the many structural studies of Rho GTPases.

Publisher Summary The Rho family of GTPases is a family of small signaling G protein, and is a subfamily of the Ras superfamily. The members of the Rho GTPase family have been shown to regulate many aspects of intracellular actin dynamics, and are found in all eukaryotic organisms including yeasts and some plants.

This detailed book expands upon the previous edition with a collection of methods for those performing experimental work on small GTPases of the Rho family. Split into four sections, the volume explores computational modeling and imaging procedures, biochemical methods related to post-translational modifications of Rho GTPases as well as some.

The Rho family of GTPases belong to the Ras superfamily of proteins, which consists of over varieties in mammals. Rho proteins sometimes denote some members of the Rho family (RhoA, RhoB, and RhoC), and sometimes refers to all members of the family.

This article is about the family as a whole. Introduction The Rho GTPases in Cancer is the first volume to collect and summarize the current understanding of the Rho GTPases and their involvement in the progression of human cancer.

The critical role of the Rho GTPases, their regulatory proteins, and their effectors in cancer progression has become increasingly evident over the past decade. Introduction. Members of the Rho family of GTPases are remarkable in their ability to regulate an enormous range of cellular responses (described in reviews of this series and in references 1, 2).The ability to bind and hydrolyze GTP lies at the heart of the biological activity of the Rho GTPases, allowing them to function as molecular switches cycling between an active, GTP-bound conformation Author: Gregory R.

Hoffman, Richard A. Cerione. Humans contain more than 20 Rho type GTPases. This volume not only presents a detailed phylogenetic analysis of Rho proteins, but also discusses the possible origins of the human members.

Such an analysis of human Rho GTPases has not previously been attempted. The book. An important type of molecular switch is the Rho family of GTPases: these proteins cycle between an active form (in which the GTPase is bound to guanosine triphosphate) at the cell membrane and an inactive form (in which it is bound to guanosine diphosphate) that is thought to only be found in the cytoplasm (Figure 1).Author: Jenna A Perry, Amy Shaub Maddox.ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.

Contents: 1. Signaling Networks of Rho GTPases / Emmanuel Vignal, Anne Blangy and Philippe Fort Intracellular Targeting of Rho Family GTPases: Implications of Localization on Function / David Michaelson, Mark Rush and Mark Philips Regulation of the RhoGTPases by.

The Rho GTPases were first discovered due to their homology to Ras GTPase. Approximately 30% of human cancers harbor an activating mutation to Ras, and Ras mutations promote cell growth and survival. Due to their homology to Ras, great enthusiasm has ensued over the discovery of the Rho : Kenneth Van Golen.