Vasculogenesis and Angiogenesis Depend on the Developmental Origin in the Arterial Tree
Here we discuss what is known to date about the differential developmental origin of arteries and the possible consequences for therapeutic angiogenesis.
Keywords: angiogenic processes; cytoskeletal markers desmin; disrupted cell contact; fibroblast growth; hematopoietic progenitors; ischemic disease; mesenchymal transition failures; mesodermal tissue; smooth muscle cells; vascular endothelial cells
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: 2002-09-01
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