Structure of lumen of body system

Known as: Lumen, lumens 
The cavity or channel within a tube or tubular organ such as a blood vessel or the intestine.
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Review
2011
Review
2011
The asymmetric polarization of cells allows specialized functions to be performed at discrete subcellular locales. Spatiotemporal… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
The two major cellular sites for membrane protein degradation are the proteasome and the lysosome. Ubiquitin attachment is a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Tube and lumen formation are essential steps in forming a functional vasculature. Despite their significance, our understanding… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Elimination of misfolded proteins from the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) by retro-translocation is an important physiological… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
ATF6 is a membrane-bound transcription factor that activates genes in the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress response. When… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVES This study was designed to evaluate whether calcium deposition in the coronary arteries is related to atherosclerotic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Studies have suggested that restenosis within Palmaz-Schatz stents results from neointimal hyperplasia or chronic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Restenosis is a reparative response to arterial injury occurring with percutaneous coronary revascularization. However, the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND Precise knowledge of the expected "normal" lumen diameter at a given coronary anatomic location is a first step toward… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
Whether human coronary arteries undergo compensatory enlargement in the presence of coronary disease has not been clarified. We… (More)
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