The Role of EpCAM in physiology and pathology of the epithelium.
Stockholm, Sweden. In Histol Histopathol, Nov 2015
Recent research pointed to a close interaction of EpCAM with other cell-cell contact molecules like E-cadherin and claudins and an intimate crosstalk with Wnt and TGF-beta signaling in the regulation of cell growth.
Role of chymase in diabetic nephropathy.
São Paulo, Brazil. In Exp Biol Med (maywood), 2012
The results indicate an important role for chymase in inducing fibrosis through TGF-beta1 activation, parallel with Ang II effects.