A critical role of placental growth factor in the induction of inflammation

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Angiogenesis is a prominent feature of a number of inflammatory human diseases, including rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, and cutaneous delayed-type hypersensitivity (DTH) reactions. Upregulation of placental growth factor (PlGF), a member of the vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) family, has been found in several conditions associated with… (More)

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@inproceedings{Oura2002ACR, title={A critical role of placental growth factor in the induction of inflammation}, author={Hajimu Oura and Jennifer L Silva and Paula Velasco and Lawrence F. Brown and Peter Carmeliet and Michael Detmar}, year={2002} }