Book 2013

Angiogenesis in Adipose Tissue

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-8068-6 (Print) 978-1-4614-8069-3 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Historical Review of Angiogenesis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Chapter

      Pages 3-16

      Angiogenesis in Diseases and Therapy

  3. Spatiotemporal Relation of Adipocytes and Vascular Cells During Development

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 17-17

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      Chapter

      Pages 19-40

      Adipose Stem Cells

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      Chapter

      Pages 41-52

      Stromal Vascular Cells

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      Chapter

      Pages 53-73

      Vascular Adipose Complex

  4. Adipose Vasculature

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 75-75

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      Chapter

      Pages 77-102

      Blood Vessels in White and Brown Adipose Tissues

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      Chapter

      Pages 103-129

      Lymphatic System in Adipose Tissues

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      Chapter

      Pages 131-156

      Origin of Adipocyte Precursors from Adipose Vascular Endothelium

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      Chapter

      Pages 157-166

      Vascular and Endothelial Regeneration

  5. Angiogenic Factors and Adipokines in Adipose Tissue

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 167-167

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      Chapter

      Pages 169-186

      Role of NPY in Brown Adipocytes and Obesity

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      Chapter

      Pages 187-228

      Leptin, Adiponectin, and Other Adipokines in Regulation of Adipose Tissue Angiogenesis

  6. Regulation of Adipose Angiogenesis by Inflammatory Cells

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 229-229

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      Chapter

      Pages 231-246

      Immune Cells in Adipose Tissue: Key Players in Metabolic Disorders

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      Chapter

      Pages 247-262

      Adipose Tissue Hypoxia in Regulation of Angiogenesis and Obesity

  7. Mouse Models to Study Adipose Angiogenesis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 263-263

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      Chapter

      Pages 265-296

      Adipose Angiogenesis Models in Animals and Methodology

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      Chapter

      Pages 297-317

      Mouse Genetic Models in Studying Adipose Angiogenesis

  8. Adipose Tissue Facilitates Tumor Angiogenesis and Growth

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 319-319

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      Chapter

      Pages 321-337

      Adipose Tissue-Derived Progenitor Cells and Cancer

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      Chapter

      Pages 339-347

      Adipose-Derived Endothelial Precursor Cells Supporting Tumor Growth

  9. Engineering of Vascularized Adipose Tissue

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 349-349

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      Chapter

      Pages 351-370

      Successful Angiogenesis as Key to Engineered Adipose Tissue

  10. Back Matter

    Pages 371-378