vascular endothelial growth factor

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vascular endothelial growth factor

[¦vas·kyə·lər ‚en·dō¦thē·lē·əl ′grōth ‚fak·tər]
(medicine)
A soluble factor that acts through specific cell-surface receptors on endothelial cells to critically regulate vasculogenesis.
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The concentrations of BMP-2 and VEGF at each time point (1, 2, 4, 8, 12, 16, 22, 28, 35, and 42 days) were measured using human BMP-2 and VEGF.
at the fetal-maternal interface) have been shown to secrete VEGF and were considered to be derived from precursors recruited to the uterus (29).
Immunohistochemical staining was performed using standard procedures, and expression of VEGF and CD34 in the specimens was evaluated according to the methods described by Frietsch et al.
11 It is reported that 30 kinds of single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) existed in VEGF gene.
However, this latest research has shown for the first time that these two forms of VEGF not only act on blood vessels but also differently affect the sensory nerves that control pain.
Hair growth needs perifollicular vascularization, during which VEGF is upregulated in the outer root sheath (Yano et al.
VEGF ailesi icinde, VEGF-A ve VEGF-C'nin AML hucreleri tarafindan eksprese edildigi ve losemik hucrenin proliferasyonu, yasami ve kemoterapiye direncine araci oldugu gozlenmistir.
However, to date there have not been extensive studies on the effects of such drugs on the normal role of VEGF.
However, the gene delivery system, including the VEGF gene and delivery vehicle, needs to be optimized.