collateral growth

collateral growth

formation of vascular bridges between extant arterial networks.
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Coronary collateral growth is a major process in patients with CAD.
Previous studies show that intact vascular endothelium and endothelial function are essential for coronary collateral growth (18).
Myocardial salvage through coronary collateral growth by granulocyte colony-stimulating factor in chronic coronary artery disease: a controlled randomized trial.
Coronary collateral growth by external counterpulsation: a randomised controlled trial.
EECP therapy improves peripheral endothelial function, reduces arterial stiffness and promotes coronary collateral growth
Generx is an angiogenic therapeutic that is designed to promote the heart's natural response of collateral growth and to increase blood flow in the microcirculation.
The authors evaluated simultaneously the effects of endothelial progenitor cells (EPC) and inflammatory cells on the presence and the extent of coronary artery disease (CAD) and the grade of coronary collateral growth in patients with clinical suspicion of CAD.
Our findings that, in mice, T[eth]4 can promote vessel formation and collateral growth not only during development but also critically from adult epicardium, suggest T[eth]4 has considerable therapeutic potential in humans," stated the researchers.
The aim of this review is to evaluate the interrelations between ADMA and collateral growth.
Scientists at Children's Hospital, Boston, have reported that a growth-promoting molecule known as Inosine stimulated axon collateral growth to an extent never previously shown in an animal model that has many features in common with spinal cord injury in humans.