2010

Extracellular ATP and Adenosine as Regulators of Endothelial Cell Function

Implications for Health and Disease

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ISBN: 978-90-481-3434-2 (Print) 978-90-481-3435-9 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Pages 1-13

    Purinergic and Pyriminergic Activation of the Endothelium in Regulation of Tissue Perfusion

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    Pages 15-37

    Nucleotides and Novel Signaling Pathways in Endothelial Cells: Possible Roles in Angiogenesis, Endothelial Dysfunction and Diabetes Mellitus

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    Pages 39-55

    Extracellular Purines in Endothelial Cell Barrier Regulation

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    Pages 57-72

    The P2Y2 Nucleotide Receptor in Vascular Inflammation and Angiogenesis

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    Pages 73-93

    Role of Purine-Converting Ecto-Enzymes in Angiogenic Phenotype of Pulmonary Artery Adventitial Vasa Vasorum Endothelial Cells of Chronically Hypoxic Calves

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 95-112

    Stimulation of Wound Revascularization by Adenosine Receptor Activation

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    Pages 113-124

    Hypoxia-Inducible Factors and Adenosine Signaling in Vascular Growth

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    Pages 125-138

    Regulated Extracellular Nucleotide Metabolism and Function at the Mucosa

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 139-159

    Cell Surface ATP Synthase: A Potential Target for Anti-Angiogenic Therapy

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    Pages 161-195

    ATP Release Via Connexin Hemichannels Controls Intercellular Propagation of Ca2+ Waves in Corneal Endothelial Cells

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    Pages 197-213

    Pregnancy Induced Reprogramming of Endothelial Function in Response to ATP: Evidence for Post Receptor Ca2+ Signaling Plasticity

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 215-231

    Purinergic Signalling in Pancreatic Islet Endothelial Cells

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 233-236