Lymphatic System

Known as: Lymphatic Systems, Lymphatic tree system, lymphatic system structure 
The tissues and organs that produce, store, and carry white blood cells that fight infections and other diseases. This system includes the bone… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
E ndothelial cells, that form the early vascular plexus during embryo development, progress through a number of fate transitions… (More)
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2015
Highly Cited
2015
One of the characteristics of the central nervous system is the lack of a classical lymphatic drainage system. Although it is now… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
The lymphatic system plays a key role in tissue fluid regulation and tumour metastasis, and lymphatic defects underlie many… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Lymphatic metastasis contributes to mortality from solid tumors. Whether metastasizing cancer cells reach lymph nodes via… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The process of angiogenesis has been well documented, but little is known about the biology of lymphatic endothelial cells and… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Metastases, rather than primary tumours, are responsible for most cancer deaths. To prevent these deaths, improved ways to treat… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Metastasis to local lymph nodes via the lymphatic vessels is a common step in the spread of solid tumors. To investigate the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The lack of specific markers has raised problems in documenting the precise manner by which the lymphatic system develops. Here… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
No growth factors specific for the lymphatic vascular system have yet been described. Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE The authors report the feasibility and accuracy of intraoperative lymphatic mapping with sentinel lymphadenectomy in… (More)
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