10-16-13 ECM II questions

What cam is found in focal contacts and

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Unformatted text preview: types of junctions are involved in cell- ECM adhesion? What type of cells have focal contacts? Would you expect to find focal contacts on cells in epithelial or in connective tissue? What type of cytoskeletal element is linked to focal contacts? What type of cells have hemidesmosomes? Would you expect to find hemidesmosomes on cells in epithelial or in connective tissue? What type of cytoskeletal element is linked to hemidesmosomes? What CAM is found in focal contacts and hemidesmosomes? Describe the structure of this CAM. What are the ligands for this CAM? Does this make sense in terms of the roles of focal contacts and hemidesmosomes? What is the function of the integrin “I” domain? Describe the...
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