Ellen C Breen
Journal of cellular biochemistry, 102(6), 1358-1367 (2007-11-06)
Vascular endothelial growth factor A (VEGF-A) belongs to a family of heparin binding growth factors that include VEGF-B, VEGF-C, VEGF-D, and placental-like growth factor (PLGF). First discovered for its ability to regulate vascular endothelial cell permeability, VEGF is a well-known...
Himadri Roy et al.
FEBS letters, 580(12), 2879-2887 (2006-04-25)
Angiogenesis is the process by which new blood vessels are formed from existing vessels. The vascular endothelial growth factors (VEGFs) are considered as key molecules in the process of angiogenesis. The VEGF family currently includes VEGF-A, -B, -C, -D, -E...
Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)-A165-induced prostacyclin synthesis requires the activation of VEGF receptor-1 and -2 heterodimer.
The Journal of Biological Chemistry, 280(11), 9904-9912 (2005)
Vascular permeability factor/vascular endothelial growth factor induces lymphangiogenesis as well as angiogenesis.
The Journal of Experimental Medicine, 196(11), 1497-1506 (2002)
Takeshi Hisamatsu et al.
Clinical & experimental metastasis, 32(8), 789-798 (2015-10-08)
The aim of this study is to investigate the significance of lymphatic space invasion (LSI) and tumor VEGF-C expression in the lymphatic spread of ovarian cancer. By performing immunostaining using human ovarian cancer specimens, we first investigated the association between...