Vimentin as an Integral Regulator of Cell Adhesion and Endothelial Sprouting

@article{Dave2014VimentinAA,
  title={Vimentin as an Integral Regulator of Cell Adhesion and Endothelial Sprouting},
  author={Jui M. Dave and Kayla J. Bayless},
  journal={Microcirculation},
  year={2014},
  volume={21},
  pages={333 - 344}
}
Angiogenesis is a multistep process that requires intricate changes in cell shape to generate new blood vessels. IF are a large family of proteins that play an important structural and functional role in forming and regulating the cytoskeleton. Vimentin, a major type III intermediate filament protein is expressed in endothelial and other mesenchymal cells. The structure of vimentin is conserved in mammals and shows dynamic expression profiles in various cell types and different developmental… 
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