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dc.contributor.authorWirtz, Denis
dc.contributor.authorFraley, Stephanie
dc.contributor.authorKrishnamurthy, Ranjini
dc.date.accessioned2010-05-14T19:51:17Z
dc.date.available2010-05-14T19:51:17Z
dc.date.issued2009-11
dc.identifier.urihttp://jhir.library.jhu.edu/handle/1774.2/34118
dc.description.abstractThe enzyme Transglutaminase is used as a novel method of increasing the stiffness of collagen gel without affecting other characteristics. This discovery has allowed for a more accurate analysis of cancer cell motility in a stiffer ECM leading to a potential understanding of the mechanism behind tumor metastasis.en
dc.description.sponsorshipJohns Hopkins University, Office of the Provosten
dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.subject3D Collagen Gelsen
dc.subjectTransglutaminaseen
dc.subjectExtracellular Matrixen
dc.titleUnderstanding Cancer Cell Motility and Interactions with the Extracellular Matrixen


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