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Endothelial Cells

Known as: Cell, Endothelial, Endotheliocyte, Endothelial Cell 
Highly specialized EPITHELIAL CELLS that line the HEART; BLOOD VESSELS; and lymph vessels, forming the ENDOTHELIUM. They are polygonal in shape and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Nitric oxide (NO) produced by the endothelial NO synthase (eNOS) is a fundamental determinant of cardiovascular homesotasis: it… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Circulating endothelial progenitor cells (EPCs) have been isolated in peripheral blood of adult species. To determine the origin… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Endothelial progenitor cells (EPCs) have been isolated from circulating mononuclear cells in human peripheral blood and shown to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Putative endothelial cell (EC) progenitors or angioblasts were isolated from human peripheral blood by magnetic bead selection on… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) was purified from media conditioned by bovine pituitary folliculostellate cells (FC… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
An endothelium-derived 21-residue vasoconstrictor peptide, endothelin, has been isolated, and shown to be one of the most potent… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Nitric oxide (NO) released by vascular endothelial cells accounts for the relaxation of strips of vascular tissue1 and for the… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Despite its very potent vasodilating action in vivo, acetylcholine (ACh) does not always produce relaxation of isolated… Expand
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
Endothelial cells were isolated from freshly obtained human umbilical cords by collagenase digestion of the interior of the… Expand
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Review
1971
Review
1971
  • J. Folkman
  • The New England journal of medicine
  • 1971
  • Corpus ID: 33420995
THE growth of solid neoplasms is always accompanied by neovascularization. This new capillary growth is even more vigorous and… Expand