Adherence of Candida sp. to host tissues and cells as one of its pathogenicity features.
Łódź, Poland. In Ann Parasitol, 2014
Various researchers specify a range of genes which contribute to adhesion, such as: CZF1, EFG1, TUP1, TPK1, TPK2, HGC1, RAS1, RIM101, VPS11, ECM1, CKA2, BCR1, BUD2, RSR1, IRS4, CHS2, SCS7, UBI4, UME6, TEC1 and GAT2.
Genetics of ulcerative colitis.
Edinburgh, United Kingdom. In Inflamm Bowel Dis, 2011
Notably, genes implicated in mucosal barrier function (ECM1, CDH1, HNF4α, and laminin B1) confer risk of UC; furthermore, E-cadherin is the first genetic correlation between colorectal cancer and UC.