First published in 1991, Histochemistry of the Salivary Glands is a well-structured, in depth exploration of Cytoskeletal proteins and their function. With references and data from numerous sources, this book is essential for students of medicine and practitioners in their respective fields.
Table of Contents
Section 1: Cytoskeletal Proteins. 1. Keratin. 2. Vimentin and Desmin. 3. Actin and Myosin. 4. Gilial Fibrillary Acidic Proteins. Section 2: Tissue and Plasma Proteins. 1. Epithelial Membrane Antigen. 2. Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA). 3. Lactoferrin. 4. Involucrin. 5. S-100 Protein. 6. Laminin. Section 3: Proteinase Inhibitor. 1. α1-Antitrypsin (α1-AT). 2. α1-Antichymotrypsin (α1-Ach). Section 4: Enzymes and Hormones. 1. Amylase. 2. Neuron-Specific Enolase (NSE). 3. Carbonic Anhydrase. 4. Lysozome. 5. Prolactin. Section 5: Growth Factors. 1. Epidermal Growth Factor and Nerve Growth Factor (EGF and NGF). Section 6: Lectin Histochemistry. 1. Lectin. Index.
Masahiko Mori, D.D.S., Ph.D., is Professor and Chairman of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Asahi University School of Dentistry, Hozumi, Gifu, Japan.