Vascular endothelial growth factor of the lung: friend or foe.


The discovery of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) changed the field of angiogenesis. We have learned that VEGF has broader actions than merely a driver of tumor angiogenesis, particularly that VEGF controlled several fundamental functions and properties of endothelial cells and nonendothelial cells. The lung is one of the main organs where VEGF… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.coph.2008.03.003


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