Lymphatic vessel development: fluid flow and valve-forming cells.

  • Tsutomu Kume
  • Published 2015 in The Journal of clinical investigation

Abstract

Hemodynamic forces regulate many aspects of blood vessel disease and development, including susceptibility to atherosclerosis and remodeling of primary blood vessels into a mature vascular network. Vessels of the lymphatic circulatory system are also subjected to fluid flow-associated forces, but the molecular and cellular mechanisms by which these forces… (More)
DOI: 10.1172/JCI83189

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@article{Kume2015LymphaticVD, title={Lymphatic vessel development: fluid flow and valve-forming cells.}, author={Tsutomu Kume}, journal={The Journal of clinical investigation}, year={2015}, volume={125 8}, pages={2924-6} }