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Won't you be my neighbor? Local induction of arteriogenesis.

Cell. Aug 09, 2002;110(3):289-92.
D'Amore PA, Ng YS.

Schepens Eye Research Institute and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA.


Two recent papers in Cell and Developmental Cell provide evidence that VEGF directs arterial differentiation. Evidence that sensory nerves direct arteriogenesis and that the membrane-spanning Notch signaling system is downstream of VEGF emphasize the paracrine regulation of vessel formation.