Adhesion rings surround invadopodia and promote maturation
Branch, Kevin M.
Weaver, Alissa M.
- Publisher: The Company of Biologists
(issn: 2046-6390, eissn: 2046-6390)
Q | Invadopodia | Research Article | Invasion | Adhesion rings | Science | ILK | MT1-MMP | Integrin | Biology (General) | QH301-705.5
Invasion and metastasis are aggressive cancer phenotypes that are highly related to the ability of cancer cells to degrade extracellular matrix (ECM). At the cellular level, specialized actin-rich structures called invadopodia mediate focal matrix degradation...