2011

Therapeutic Angiogenesis for Vascular Diseases

Molecular Mechanisms and Targeted Clinical Approaches for the Treatment of Angiogenic Disease

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ISBN: 978-90-481-9494-0 (Print) 978-90-481-9495-7 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Pages 1-26

    Modified 3D-Fibrin Matrices in Tissue Engineering for Stimulation of Angiogenesis and Wound Healing

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    Pages 27-65

    Ocular Retinopathies and Clinical Control of Angiogenesis

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    Pages 67-80

    Angiogenic Gene Therapy for the Treatment of Retinopathies

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    Pages 81-93

    Angiogenesis in Tumour Development and Metastasis

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    Pages 95-113

    Cancer Therapy by Targeting Vascular Endothelial Cell Growth Factor- and Non-Vascular Endothelial Cell Growth Factor-Mediated Angiogenesis

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    Pages 115-143

    Molecular Mechanisms of Post-Ischemic Angiogenesis in the Brain

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    Pages 145-167

    Angiogenesis, the Neurovascular Niche and Neuronal Reintegration After Injury

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    Pages 169-212

    Safe and Effective Vascular Endothelial Cell Growth Factor (VEGF)-based Therapeutic Angiogenesis for Ischemic Stroke: Insights from Preclinical Trials

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    Pages 213-236

    Atherosclerotic Plaque Angiogenesis as a Mechanism of Intraplaque Hemorrhage and Acute Coronary Rupture

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    Pages 237-256

    Neovascularization and Intra-plaque Hemorrhage: Role of Haptoglobin, Macrophages, and Heme-Oxygenase-1 Pathway

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    Pages 257-265

    Angiogenic Approaches for Inhibition of Plaque Destabilization in Atherosclerosis

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    Pages 267-294

    A Key Role of Angiogenic Control in Recovery from Ischaemic Heart Disease

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    Pages 295-312

    Angiogenic Mediators and the Pathogenesis of Alzheimer’s Disease

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    Pages 313-338

    Vascular Development, Stroke and Neurodegenerative Disease: A Place for Novel Clinical Interventions?

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    Pages 339-359

    Peripheral Artery Disease and Angiogenesis: A Link Between Angiogenesis and Atherothrombosis

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 361-382

    Role of Angiogenesis in the Pathogenesis of Arthritis: Potential Therapeutic Applications

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    Pages 383-402

    Angiogenesis and Giant Cell Arteritis

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    Pages 403-416

    Moyamoya Disease

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    Pages 417-424

    “Overview on Nanotechnology and Angiogenesis in Major Diseases Processes”

  21. Back Matter

    Pages 425-430