Pericytes

Known as: Cells, Rouget, Rouget Cell, Cell of Rouget 
Unique slender cells with multiple processes extending along the capillary vessel axis and encircling the vascular wall, also called mural cells… (More)

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1941-2018
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2015
Review
2015
The brain is composed of neurons and non-neuronal cells, with the latter encompassing glial, ependymal and endothelial cells, as… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
The blood-brain barrier (BBB) consists of specific physical barriers, enzymes and transporters, which together maintain the… (More)
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2010
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2010
Vascular endothelial cells in the central nervous system (CNS) form a barrier that restricts the movement of molecules and ions… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Cells derived from blood vessels of human skeletal muscle can regenerate skeletal muscle, similarly to embryonic mesoangioblasts… (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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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Bone marrow-derived cells contribute to tumor angiogenesis. Here, we demonstrate that monocytes expressing the Tie2 receptor… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Previous studies have shown that pericytes can differentiate into osteoblasts and form bone. This study investigated… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Functions of receptor tyrosine kinases implicated in angiogenesis were pharmacologically impaired in a mouse model of pancreatic… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Endothelial cells of tumor vessels have well-documented alterations, but it is less clear whether pericytes on these vessels are… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF)-B-deficient mouse embryos were found to lack microvascular pericytes, which normally form… (More)
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