vascular endothelial growth factors


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vascular endothelial growth factors (VEGF) (en´dōthē´lēəl),

n proteins that promote new blood vessel growth.
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Role of vascular endothelial growth factor in the regulation of angiogenesis [Review].
The carboxyl-terminal domain (111-165) of vascular endothelial growth factor is critical for its mitogenic potency.
Vascular endothelial growth factor and its receptor, Flt-1, in smokers and non-smokers.
A sensitive fluorometric enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay that measures vascular endothelial growth factor 165 in human plasma.
Chemiluminescence immunoassay for vascular endothelial growth factor (vascular permeability factor) in tumor-tissue homogenates.
Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is released from platelets during blood clotting: implications for measurement of circulating VEGF levels in clinical disease.
Vascular endothelial growth factor is inactivated by binding to [alpha]2-macroglobulin and the binding is inhibited by heparin.
Identification of a natural soluble form of the vascular endothelial growth factor receptor, FLT-1, and its heterodimerization with KDR.
A vascular endothelial growth factor antagonist is produced by the human placenta and released into the maternal circulation.
Evidence for the existence of a novel pregnancy-associated soluble variant of the vascular endothelial growth factor receptor, Flt-1.
Detection and quantification of complexed and free soluble human vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-1 (sVEGFR-1) by ELISA.
Serum vascular endothelial growth factor and Doppler blood flow velocities in in vitro fertilization: relevance to ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome and polycystic ovaries.

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