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Endothelial Growth Factors

Known as: Endothelial Growth Factor Polypeptides, ECDGF, Growth Factors, Endothelial 
These growth factors are soluble mitogens secreted by a variety of organs. The factors are a mixture of two single chain polypeptides which have… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
  • D. Hicklin, L. Ellis
  • Journal of clinical oncology : official journal…
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 24974080
New blood vessel formation (angiogenesis) is a fundamental event in the process of tumor growth and metastatic dissemination… Expand
Review
2004
Review
2004
  • N. Ferrara
  • Endocrine reviews
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 37464420
Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is an endothelial cell-specific mitogen in vitro and an angiogenic inducer in a variety… Expand
Review
1999
Review
1999
Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is a highly specific mitogen for vascular endothelial cells. Five VEGF isoforms are… Expand
Review
1997
Review
1997
The establishment of a vascular supply is required for organ development and differentiation as well as for tissue repair and… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Expression of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is induced in cells exposed to hypoxia or ischemia. Neovascularization… Expand
Review
1995
Review
1995
VPF/VEGF is a multifunctional cytokine that contributes to angiogenesis by both direct and indirect mechanisms. On the one hand… Expand
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND Retinal ischemia induces intraocular neovascularization, which often leads to glaucoma, vitreous hemorrhage, and… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
THE development of new blood vessels (angiogenesis) is required for many physiological processes including embryogenesis, wound… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
INEFFICIENT vascular supply and the resultant reduction in tissue oxygen tension often lead to neovascularization in order to… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
CLINICAL and experimental studies suggest that angiogenesis is a prerequisite for solid tumour growth1,2. Several growth factors… Expand