Special Issue
Matrix metalloproteinases in diseases
Submission Deadline: 31 December 2016
Articles: 3
Special Issue Editor
Guest Editor
Jian Cao
Associate Professor, Room 004, Life Sciences BuildingStony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY 11794
Expertise: 52 publications, 3 grants, Editor of Frontiers in Bioscience, PLoS One
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Cancer, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology
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Published Papers (3 papers)
Open Access

Regulation and involvement of matrix metalloproteinases in vascular diseases

Matthew Amin, Sathnur Pushpakumar, Nino Muradashvili, Sourav Kundu, Suresh C. Tyagi, Utpal Sen
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 21 Issue 1, pp.89-118
Managing Editor: Jian Cao
DOI: 10.2741/4378 Published: 01 January 2016
Open Access
Matrix metalloproteinases as breast cancer drivers and therapeutic targets
Evette S. Radisky, Derek C. Radisky
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 20 Issue 7, pp.1144-1163
Managing Editor: Jian Cao
DOI: 10.2741/4364 Published: 01 June 2015
Open Access
MMP Inhibitors: Past, present and future
Jillian M. Cathcart, Jian Cao
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 20 Issue 7, pp.1167-1178
Managing Editor: Jian Cao
DOI: 10.2741/4365 Published: 01 June 2015