Blood capillaries

Known as: capillarty, Capillaries, bloods capillary 
The smallest type of blood vessel. A capillary connects an arteriole (small artery) to a venule (small vein) to form a network of blood vessels in… (More)
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2016
Review
2016
Immune privilege of the central nervous system (CNS) has been ascribed to the presence of a blood–brain barrier and the lack of… (More)
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
Increases in brain blood flow, evoked by neuronal activity, power neural computation and form the basis of BOLD (blood-oxygen… (More)
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2010
Review
2010
Blood flow in the brain is regulated by neurons and astrocytes. Knowledge of how these cells control blood flow is crucial for… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Neural activity increases local blood flow in the central nervous system (CNS), which is the basis of BOLD (blood oxygen level… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Unlike during development, blood vessels in the adult are generally thought not to require VEGF for normal function. However… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Cortical blood flow at the level of individual capillaries and the coupling of neuronal activity to flow in capillaries are… (More)
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1996
Review
1996
tumors is now well recognized. A considerable body of research spanning almost three decades has docu-*Department of Biochemistry… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
Endothelial cells of human capillary blood vessels at the blood-brain and other blood-tissue barrier sites express P-glycoprotein… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
The highly impermeable tight junctions between endothelial cells forming the capillaries and venules in the central nervous… (More)
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1959
Highly Cited
1959
BENNETT, H. STANLEY, JOHN H. LUFTANDJAMES C.HAMPTON. Morphological class$kations of vertebrate blood capillaries. Am. J. Physiol… (More)
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