|Title||Membrane-associated MMP regulators: novel cell adhesion tumor suppressor proteins?|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2002|
|Date Published||2002 Jan|
|Keywords||Cell Adhesion, Eukaryotic Cells, Matrix Metalloproteinases, Tumor Suppressor Proteins|
Matrix metalloproteinases are enzymes that regulate tissue behavior by interactions with extracellular matrix proteins. RECK, a membrane-anchored inhibitor of MMPs was recently characterized for its role in development, tissue homeostasis, and for tumor angiogenesis.
|Alternate Journal||Dev. Cell|