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Title Caco-2 cells and their uses / Megan A. Schulz, editor
Published Hauppauge, N.Y. : Nova Science Publishers, Inc., [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 205 pages) : illustrations
Series Cell biology research progress
Cell biology research progress.
Contents Industrial and academic rationale of CACO-2 cell models today -- Critical perspective on cell lines studies in nutrition: the case of intestinal absorption -- Co-culture systems with CACO-2 cells to evaluate the bioactivity of plant extracts -- Use of CACO-2 cells in the study of intestinal transport -- CACO-2 cells as an experimental model for the study of cell-matrix interactions and wound healing in intestinal villus cells -- Effect of polyunsaturated fatty acids and bile salts on butyrate uptake by intestinal epithelial cells -- Analysis of botulinum toxin: intestinal epithelial barrier interaction using epithelial monolayer culture systems -- CACO-2 cells and genotoxicity studies of food contaminants -- CACO-2 cells for studying intestinal absorption mechanisms: comparison and correlations with rat model -- Nanocarrier absorption studies with CACO-2 cells -- CACO-2 cells as a model to study the intestinal effects of non-absorbable phytochemicals
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Epithelial cells.
Intestinal absorption.
Monomolecular films.
Caco-2 Cells.
Intestinal Absorption -- physiology.
Form Electronic book
Author Schulz, Megan A.
ISBN 162081613X (electronic bk.)
9781620816134 (electronic bk.)