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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Association between vascular endothelial growth factor polymorphism and recurrentpregnancyloss: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Role of vascular endothelial growth factor in regulation of physiological angiogenesis.
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Binding affinities of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) for heparin-derived oligosaccharides.
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Evaluation of serum vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) and microvessel density (MVD) as prognostic indicators in carcinoma breast.
Immunocytochemical localization of vascular endothelial growth factor and vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-2 of the human deciduous molar tooth germ development in the human fetus.
Background: Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) is a coordinate regulator of physiological angiogenesis during embryogenesis, skeletal growth and reproductive functions.
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