Lymphangiogenesis

Known as: Lymphangiogeneses, lymph vessel formation 
Lymph vessel formation when new vessels emerge from the proliferation of pre-existing vessels. [GOC:dph, PMID:11596157]
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Review
2010
Review
2010
The growth of lymphatic vessels (lymphangiogenesis) is actively involved in a number of pathological processes including tissue… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
In development, tissue regeneration or certain diseases, angiogenic growth leads to the expansion of blood vessels and the… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Review
2007
Review
2007
Blood vessels and lymphatic vessels form extensive networks that are essential for the transport of fluids, gases, macromolecules… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The mechanisms of tumor metastasis to the sentinel lymph nodes are poorly understood. Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)-A… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
In the inflamed cornea, there is a parallel outgrowth of blood and lymphatic vessels into the normally avascular cornea. We… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Lymphangiogenesis, an important initial step in tumor metastasis and transplant sensitization, is mediated by the action of VEGF… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Formation of lymphatic metastasis is the initial step of generalized spreading of tumor cells and predicts poor clinical… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 7
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Metastasis of breast cancer occurs primarily through the lymphatic system, and the extent of lymph node involvement is a key… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Metastasis is a frequent and lethal complication of cancer. Vascular endothelial growth factor-C (VEGF-C) is a recently described… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 5
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The lymphatic vasculature transports extravasated tissue fluid, macromolecules and cells back into the blood circulation. Recent… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?