Chapter 10. Chemoattractants in Fibrotic Disorders

  1. David Evered and
  2. Julie Whelan
  1. G. R. Grotendorst1,
  2. L. Paglia2,
  3. C. Mcivor1,
  4. S. Barsky3,
  5. Y. Martinet4 and
  6. D. Pencev1

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720950.ch10

Ciba Foundation Symposium 114 - Fibrosis

Ciba Foundation Symposium 114 - Fibrosis

How to Cite

Grotendorst, G. R., Paglia, L., Mcivor, C., Barsky, S., Martinet, Y. and Pencev, D. (1985) Chemoattractants in Fibrotic Disorders, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 114 - Fibrosis (eds D. Evered and J. Whelan), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720950.ch10

Author Information

  1. 1

    Laboratory of Developmental Biology and Anomalies, National Institute of Dental Research, Bethesda, Maryland 20205, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Medicine, Uniformed Services University for the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20205, USA

  3. 3

    Laboratory of Pathophysiology, National Cancer Institute

  4. 4

    Pulmonary Brunch, National Heart and Lung Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20205, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1985

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780272798140

Online ISBN: 9780470720950

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Keywords:

  • chemoattractants;
  • fibrotic disorders;
  • fibrosis;
  • connective tissue;
  • normal wound repair

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Chemotaxis

  • Connective Tissue Cell Chemotaxis to PDGF

  • Mitoattractants

  • Chemoattractants in Fibrotic Disorders-the Dark Side of Wound Repair

  • Conclusion

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References