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*  Soluble cell adhesion molecules
Research has focused on their role in cardiovascular (particularly atherosclerosis), connective tissue and neoplastic diseases ... Soluble cell adhesion molecules (sCAMs) are a class of cell adhesion molecule (CAMs - cell surface binding proteins) that may ... Soluble forms of intercellular adhesion molecule-1, vascular cell adhesion molecule-1 and E-selectin (termed sICAM-1, sVCAM-1 ... May 1998). "Soluble cell adhesion molecules in hypertriglyceridemia and potential significance on monocyte adhesion". ...
*  Cell adhesion molecule
Each cadherin exhibits a unique pattern of tissue distribution, such as epithelial (E-cadherins), placental (P-cadherins), ... In general, Mn2+ increases affinity, Mg2+ promotes adhesion to cells, and Ca2+ decreases cell adhesion. Integrins regulate ... in the process called cell adhesion. In essence, cell adhesion molecules help cells stick to each other and to their ... Cell adhesion molecules (CAMs) are proteins located on the cell surface involved in binding with other cells or with the ...
*  CD2
... (cluster of differentiation 2) is a cell adhesion molecule found on the surface of T cells and natural killer (NK) cells. ... and can therefore be used in immunohistochemistry to identify the presence of such cells in tissue sections. The great majority ... Yang JJ, Ye Y, Carroll A, Yang W, Lee HW (2001). "Structural biology of the cell adhesion protein CD2: alternatively folded ... Yang JJ, Ye Y, Carroll A, Yang W, Lee HW (2002). "Structural biology of the cell adhesion protein CD2: alternatively folded ...
*  Epithelial cell adhesion molecule
This is especially evident in tissues that normally reveal no or low levels of EpCAM expression, such as squamous epithelium. ... The adhesions mediated by EpCAM are relatively weak, as compared to some other adhesion molecules, such as classic cadherins. ... EpICD is required for EpCAM to mediate intercellular adhesion; EpCAM mediates intercellular adhesion and associates with the ... "Cytoplasmic tail regulates the intercellular adhesion function of the epithelial cell adhesion molecule". Mol Cell Biol. 18 (8 ...
*  CDH4
Suzuki S, Sano K, Tanihara H (1991). "Diversity of the cadherin family: evidence for eight new cadherins in nervous tissue". ... The encoded protein is a calcium-dependent cell-cell adhesion glycoprotein composed of five extracellular cadherin repeats, a ...
*  Paratenonitis
Peritendinous tissues become macroscopically thickened and new connective tissue adhesions occur. In paratenonitis, ...
*  Mark Thompson (chemist)
Improvement of Metal and Tissue Adhesion on Surface-Modified Parylene C. Paulin N. Wahjudi; Jin H. Oh; Salam O. Salman; Jason A ... Thompson has also worked with thermally responsive bioadhesives, designed to bind strongly to ocular tissues, such as retina or ... and Cell Adhesion/Detachment. Mark E. Thompson; Changhong Zhang; Thomas P. Vermier; Yu-Hsuan Wu; Wangrong Yang, Journal of ...
*  Vaginal tightening
... tissue adhesions, and scarring. Kegel exercise: Pelvic floor exercise, or Kegel exercise, consists of repeatedly contracting ... by removing external tissues and tightening the supportive structures of the vulvovaginal complex, in an effort either to ...
*  Gossypiboma
The second reaction is an aseptic fibrinous response, resulting in tissue adhesions and encapsulation and eventually foreign ...
*  William DeVries
Microbial adhesion vs tissue integration." ; Gristina A.G., Dobbins J.J., Giammara B., Lewis J.C., DeVries W.C. ; February 12, ... "Pulmonary tissue volume in isolated perfused dog lungs." ; Crapo R.O., Crapo J.D., Morris A.H., Berlin S.L., Devries W.C. ; May ...
*  Endometrioma
The presence of endometriosis can result in the formation of scar tissue, adhesions and an inflammatory reaction. It is a ... Endometrial tissue is the mucous membrane that normally lines the uterus. The endometrium is richly supplied with blood and its ... Laser surgery and cauterization are considered to be far less effective and only burn the top layer of endometrial tissue, ... Endometrioma is the presences of endometrial tissue in and sometimes on the ovary. More broadly, endometriosis is the presence ...
*  Xenopus
"Cadherin adhesion, tissue tension, and noncanonical Wnt signaling regulate fibronectin matrix organization". Developmental Cell ... In a vastly different study, Xenopus embryos was used to study the effects of tissue tension on morphogenesis, an issue that ... the Xenopus epidermis have recently been developed as the first in vivo test-bed for live-cell studies of such ciliated tissues ... will be critical for in vitro tissue engineering. Physiology: The directional beating of multiciliated cells is essential to ...
*  Adhesive capsulitis of shoulder
A physician may also perform manipulation under anesthesia, which breaks up the adhesions and scar tissue in the joint to help ... The shoulder capsule thickens, swells, and tightens due to bands of scar tissue (adhesions) that have formed inside the capsule ... Surgery to cut the adhesions (capsular release) may be indicated in prolonged and severe cases; the procedure is usually ... If these measures are unsuccessful, manipulation of the shoulder under general anesthesia to break up the adhesions is ...
*  Therapeutic ultrasound
... and scar tissue adhesion. Acoustic tweezers is an emerging tool for contactless separation, concentration and manipulation of ... They are absorbed primarily by connective tissue: ligaments, tendons, and fascia (and also by scar tissue). Conditions for ... or for promoting soft tissue healing. Relatively high power ultrasound can break up stony deposits or tissue, accelerate the ... Using ultrasound to generate cellular effects in soft tissue has fallen out of favor as research has shown a lack of efficacy ...
*  Perineoplasty
... of tissue adhesions (epidermoid cysts), and of painful scars. To determine whether or not women truly seek labiaplasty solely ... Once the incision is made, any existing scar tissue and abnormal tissue fixations that resulted from previous injury or surgery ... Moreover, any perineal tissue that presents either a cut or a tear can heal and fuse together before the stitches dissolve, ... the stretching of parturition can cause tears to the tissues, or might require cutting (episiotomy) should the woman's birth ...
*  Clitoral hood reduction
... of tissue adhesions (epidermoid cysts), and of painful scars. Circumcision, the reduction (usually outright removal) of the ... The reduction of the clitoral prepuce tissues usually is a sub-ordinate surgery within a labiaplasty procedure for reducing the ... One technique for reducing the clitoral hood is the bilateral excision (cutting) of the prepuce tissues covering the clitoral ... Another technique cuts away (excises) the redundant folds of clitoral prepuce tissue, with incisions parallel to the long axis ...
*  Massage
Michael Leahy in which specified techniques are used to release what are presumed to be soft tissue adhesions. Acupressure [ ... Others use it to describe a general category of massage and many methods such as deep tissue massage, myofascial release and ... Field (2007) confirms that the inhibitory effects are due to deep tissue receptors and not superficial cutaneous receptors, as ... Active release technique (ART) is a form of deep tissue manipulation patented by P. ...
*  Cadherin
Duguay, D.; A. Foty R., RA; S. Steinberg M., MS (2003). "Cadherin-mediated cell adhesion and tissue segregation: qualitative ... Cadherins (named for "calcium-dependent adhesion") are a type of cell adhesion molecule (CAM) that is important in the ... "Cadherin-Mediated Cell-Cell Adhesion and Signaling in the Skeleton". Calcified Tissue International. 94 (1): 46-54. doi:10.1007 ... Cell-cell adhesion is mediated by extracellular cadherin domains, whereas the intracellular cytoplasmic tail associates with a ...
*  Desmoplasia
... may occur around a neoplasm, causing dense fibrosis around the tumor, or scar tissue (adhesions) within the abdomen ... and autonomous cellular/tissue growth. Desmoplasia refers to growth of dense connective tissue or stroma. This growth is ... connective tissue. In normal epithelial tissues, epithelial cells, or parenchymal cells of epithelia, are highly organized, ... In other words, the body reacts similarly to a cancer as it does to a wound, causing scar-like tissue to be built around the ...
*  Tyler Jacks
The Nf2 tumor suppressor regulates cell-cell adhesion during tissue fusion. PNAS,104(9):3261-3266. Ventura, A, Kirsch DG, ...
*  Adjustable gastric band
However, it is not entirely reversible as adhesions and tissue scarring are inevitable. Unlike those who have procedures such ... with far fewer adhesions and tissue reactions than other materials. Nevertheless, adjustability became the "Holy Grail" of ... Other complications include: Ulceration Gastritis (irritated stomach tissue) Erosion - The band may slowly migrate through the ... or excess tissue above the port making it difficult to determine its precise location. In these cases, a fluoroscope will ...
*  Clitoral hood
As in the male, sticky bands of tissue called adhesions can form between the hood and the glans; these stick the hood onto the ... The clitoral hood, like the foreskin, is composed of muccocutaneous tissues; these tissues are between the mucosa and the skin ... as it is an erogenous tissue. The clitoral hood is formed from the same tissues that form the foreskin in human males. The ...
*  Fungal adhesin
They allow fungi to colonize various substrates and to bind to host tissues. Adhesion to tissue is an obligatory first step in ... The host enzyme allows C. albicans to form covalent bonds to the host tissue via Hwp1. Cell adhesion Dranginis, Anne M.; Rauceo ...
*  Differential adhesion hypothesis
... where tissues with weaker surface adhesion surround tissues with stronger surface adhesion, the rounding of irregular cell ... In DAH tissues are treated as liquids consisting of mobile cells whose varying degrees of surface adhesion cause them to ... Duguay, Duke; Foty, Ramsey A.; Steinberg, Malcolm S. (15 January 2003). "Cadherin-mediated cell adhesion and tissue segregation ... This allows examples of tissue arrangement to be corresponded to the behavior of liquids, such as one tissue spreading across ...
*  Endometriosis
Small instruments are inserted through the incisions to remove the endometriosis tissue and adhesions. Because the incisions ... Surgery attempts to remove endometrial tissue and preserve the ovaries without damaging normal tissue. In-vitro fertilization ( ... and women recover from surgery quicker and have a lower risk of adhesions. 55% to 100% of women develop adhesions following ... surgical treatment attempts to remove endometrial tissue and preserve the ovaries without damaging normal tissue. In general, ...
*  Proto-oncogene tyrosine-protein kinase Src
Elevated expression levels of c-Src were found in human breast cancer tissues compared to normal tissues. Overexpression of ... c-Src can be activated by many transmembrane proteins that include: adhesion receptors, receptor tyrosine kinases, G-protein ... The expression of these Src family members are not the same throughout all tissues and cell types. Src, Fyn and Yes are ... Oberg-Welsh C, Welsh M (January 1995). "Cloning of BSK, a murine FRK homologue with a specific pattern of tissue distribution ...
*  Inflammation
The endothelial cells retract and the leukocytes pass through the basement membrane into the surrounding tissue using adhesion ... The increased collection of fluid into the tissue causes it to swell (edema). This exuded tissue fluid contain various ... Fibrosis Large amounts of tissue destruction, or damage in tissues unable to regenerate, cannot be regenerated completely by ... into inflamed tissue. Upon contact with PAMPs, tissue macrophages and mastocytes release vasoactive amines such as histamine ...