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Angiogenesis

Handbook of Physiology, The Cardiovascular System, Microcirculation

  1. Mary E Gerritsen

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp020408

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Gerritsen, M. E. 2011. Angiogenesis. Comprehensive Physiology. 351–383.

Author Information

  1. Department of Moiecular and Cellular Pharmacology, Exelixis Inc., South San Francisco, CA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Formation of New Vessels
    • 1.1
      Cells
    • 1.2
      Processes
    • 1.3
      The Angiogenic Switch
  • 2
    Promoters of Angiogenesis
    • 2.1
      The principal growth factors
    • 2.2
      Other pro-angiogenic modulators
  • 3
    Inhibitors of Angiogenesis
    • 3.1
      Proteins and Protein Fragments
    • 3.2
      Extracellular Matrix Components
    • 3.3
      Miscellaneous Endogenous Angiogenesis Inhibitors
  • 4
    Vascular Patterning