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Associated Diseases and Methods to Study Their Function

This book covers current advances in disorders associated with lysosomal function along with techniques to study its function. All chapters are complete in themselves but united under a common research study topic. This publication aims at providing a thorough overview of the latest research efforts by international authors on lysosomal diseases and opens new possible research paths.

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LysosomesAssociated Diseases and Methods to Study Their FunctionEdited by Pooja Dhiman

Published: August 30th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/65224

ISBN: 978-953-51-3508-1

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3507-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4692-6

Copyright year: 2017

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8768 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

6 Web of Science Citations

13 Dimensions Citations


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1. Lipofuscin Accumulation into and Clearance from Retinal Pigment Epithelium Lysosomes: Physiopathology and Emerging Therapeutics

By Marcelo M. Nociari, Szilard Kiss and Enrique Rodriguez-Boulan


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2. Lysosomal Dysfunctions in Hereditary Spastic Paraplegias

By Haruo Shimazaki


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3. Lysosomes: How Plasma Membrane Repair Route Can Be Hijacked by Parasites?

By Barbara Hissa and Luciana O. Andrade


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4. Autophagy-Lysosome Dysfunction in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration

By Peter M. Sullivan, Xiaolai Zhou and Fenghua Hu


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5. Lysosomal Degradation of Junctional Proteins

By Catalina Flores-Maldonado, Odette Verdejo-Torres, Jessica Campos- Blázquez, Agustín Ruiz Cabrera, Vicky García-Hernández, Ruth Rincón-Heredia and Rubén G. Contreras


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6. Cellular Screening Methods for the Study of Nanoparticle- Induced Lysosomal Damage

By Eleonore Fröhlich


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7. Diagnostic Application of Lysosomal Exoglycosidases

By Sylwia Chojnowska, Alina Kępka, Slawomir Dariusz Szajda, Napoleon Waszkiewicz and Krzysztof Zwierz


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