Chapter 5. Chapter 5. Connective Tissue Pathways That Regulate Growth Factors

  1. ASBMR
  1. Gerhard Sengle,
  2. Noe L. Charbonneau,
  3. Robert N. Ono and
  4. Lynn Y. Sakai

Published Online: 23 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch5

Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

How to Cite

ASBMR (2008) Chapter 5. Connective Tissue Pathways That Regulate Growth Factors, in Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 NOV 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780977888214

Online ISBN: 9780470623992

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Keywords:

  • connective tissue;
  • fibrillin microfibrils;
  • growth factors;
  • latent TGFβ binding proteins;
  • bone morphogenetic protein;
  • TGFβ

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Fibrillinopathies

  • Fibrillin Microfibrils

  • Regulation of Growth Factors by Fibrillin Microfibrils

  • Molecular Mechanisms Orchestrated on a Microfibril Scaffold

  • Summary