Id1 gene transfer confers angiogenic property on fully differentiated endothelial cells and contributes to therapeutic angiogenesis.

@article{Nishiyama2005Id1GT,
  title={Id1 gene transfer confers angiogenic property on fully differentiated endothelial cells and contributes to therapeutic angiogenesis.},
  author={Koichi Nishiyama and Kentaro Takaji and Keiichiro Kataoka and Yukiko Kurihara and Michihiro Yoshimura and Atsushi Kato and Hisao Ogawa and Hiroki Kurihara},
  journal={Circulation},
  year={2005},
  volume={112 18},
  pages={2840-50}
}
BACKGROUND Transplantation of endothelial progenitor cells has been proposed as a potential strategy for therapeutic revascularization. However, the limited endogenous cell pool and the related technical difficulties constitute clinically important disadvantages to autologous transplantation. In this study we investigated whether fully differentiated… CONTINUE READING