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Trends Cell Biol. 1996 Dec;6(12):454-6.

The role of vascular endothelial growth factor in blood vessel formation.

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Max-Planck-Institute for Physiological and Clinical Research, Institute, Bad Nauheim, Germany. GBreier@kerckhoff.mpg.de

Abstract

Angiogenic growth factors and their endothelial receptors function as signalling molecules during vascular growth and development. Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) and its receptors represent a key regulatory system of embryonic vascular development and of both physiological and pathological neovascularization.

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