Role of the extracellular matrix in prostate carcinogenesis

Ray B. Nagle

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This review summarizes the current state of knowledge regarding the proteins composing the extracellular matrix in the human prostate. The normal expression as well as the changes which occur in PIN and carcinoma are described for the lamins, collagens, and glycosaminoglycans.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)36-40
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Cellular Biochemistry
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 2004


  • Collagen IV
  • Extracellular matrix
  • Laminins
  • Prostate

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Cell Biology


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