Blood flow shapes intravascular pillar geometry in the chick chorioallantoic membrane

@inproceedings{Lee2010BloodFS,
  title={Blood flow shapes intravascular pillar geometry in the chick chorioallantoic membrane},
  author={Grace Soyon Lee and Nenad Filipovic and Lino F Miele and Miao Lin and Dinee C Simpson and Barry Giney and Moritz Anton Konerding and Akira Tsuda and Steven J. Mentzer},
  booktitle={Journal of angiogenesis research},
  year={2010}
}
The relative contribution of blood flow to vessel structure remains a fundamental question in biology. To define the influence of intravascular flow fields, we studied tissue islands--here defined as intravascular pillars--in the chick chorioallantoic membrane. Pillars comprised 0.02 to 0.5% of the vascular system in 2-dimensional projection and were predominantly observed at vessel bifurcations. The bifurcation angle was generally inversely related to the length of the pillar (R = -0.47, P… CONTINUE READING
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