6. Regulation of Apoptosis by Extracellular Matrix during Postembryonic Development in Xenopus Laevis

  1. Richard A. Lockshin Ph.D.3 and
  2. Zahra Zakeri Ph.D.4
  1. Atsuko Ishizuya-Oka1,2,
  2. Tosikazu Amano2,
  3. Liezhen Fu2 and
  4. Yun-Bo Shi2

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471476501.ch6

When Cells Die II: A Comprehensive Evaluation of Apoptosis and Programmed Cell Death

When Cells Die II: A Comprehensive Evaluation of Apoptosis and Programmed Cell Death

How to Cite

Ishizuya-Oka, A., Amano, T., Fu, L. and Shi, Y.-B. (2003) Regulation of Apoptosis by Extracellular Matrix during Postembryonic Development in Xenopus Laevis, in When Cells Die II: A Comprehensive Evaluation of Apoptosis and Programmed Cell Death (eds R. A. Lockshin and Z. Zakeri), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471476501.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Biological Sciences, St. John's University, Jamaica, New York, USA

  2. 4

    Department of Biology, Queens College and Graduate Center of City University of New York, Flushing, New York, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Histology and Neurobiology, Dokkyo University School of Medicine, Tochigi, Japan

  2. 2

    Laboratory of Gene Regulation and Development, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 8 DEC 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471219477

Online ISBN: 9780471476504

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Keywords:

  • regulation of apoptosis;
  • ECM remodeling;
  • matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Apoptosis during Metamorphosis

  • ECM Remodeling and Cell Fate Determination

  • Gene Regulation during Metamorphosis

  • Roles of MMPs in TH-Induced Apoptotic Tissue Remodeling

  • Conclusions and Prospects

  • References