Report on the 7th international workshop on the CCN family of genes: October 16-19, 2013-Nice, France

B. Perbal, P. Trackman, J. Castellot, D. Brigstock, Masaharu Takigawa, L. Lau, A. Leask

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In this report, chairs of the 7th International Workshop on the CCN family of Genes, review the progress made in understanding the biological functions of CCN proteins (CCN1, CCN2, CCN3, CCN4, CCN5 and CCN6) with a particular focus on their implications in various pathological conditions, including cancer, fibrosis, diabetes, and cardiovascular diseases.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)71-76
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Cell Communication and Signaling
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2014



  • Cancers
  • Cardiovascular diseases
  • CCN proteins
  • Dermatology
  • Development
  • Diabetes
  • Differentiation
  • Fibrosis
  • Gene expression
  • Inflammation
  • miRNAs

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Cell Biology
  • Molecular Biology

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