Common cues in vascular and axon guidance

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Blood vessels and nerves are structured in architecturally similar organ systems and show functional relationships. Indeed, vascular and neuronal cells are guided in their journey throughout the body by the same attractive and repulsive factors that respectively activate and inhibit the function of integrin-adhesive receptors.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)348-354
Number of pages7
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2004

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physiology


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