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Hepatocyte growth factor induces MDCK cell morphogenesis without causing loss of tight junction functional integrity
 

Summary: Hepatocyte growth factor induces MDCK cell morphogenesis without causing
loss of tight junction functional integrity
Anne L. Pollack,1,2
Gerard Apodaca,1,3
and Keith E. Mostov1
1
Department of Anatomy, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, and Cardiovascular Research Institute,
University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143-2140;
2
Department of Cell Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85724-5044; and
3
Renal-Electrolyte Division, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261
Submitted 3 September 2003; accepted in final form 19 October 2003
Pollack, Anne L., Gerard Apodaca, and Keith E. Mostov.
Hepatocyte growth factor induces MDCK cell morphogenesis without
causing loss of tight junction functional integrity. Am J Physiol Cell
Physiol 286: C482C494, 2004. First published October 30, 2003;
10.1152/ajpcell.00377.2003.--Hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) in-
duces mitogenesis, motogenesis, and tubulogenesis of cultured Ma-
din-Darby canine kidney (MDCK) epithelial cells. We report that in

  

Source: Apodaca, Gerard - Departments of Medicine & Cell Biology and Physiology, University of Pittsburgh

 

Collections: Biology and Medicine