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A Brief History of Blood and Lymphatic Vessels

  • Most complete history of our understanding of angiogenesis and vascular biology today

  • First conceptual and philosophical analysis in the field

  • In dept discussion of our current understanding of angiogenesis and vasculature

Book

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Andreas Bikfalvi
    Pages 1-3
  3. Andreas Bikfalvi
    Pages 5-33
  4. Andreas Bikfalvi
    Pages 35-41
  5. Andreas Bikfalvi
    Pages 43-47
  6. Andreas Bikfalvi
    Pages 49-52
  7. Andreas Bikfalvi
    Pages 65-66
  8. Andreas Bikfalvi
    Pages 67-89
  9. Andreas Bikfalvi
    Pages 91-97
  10. Andreas Bikfalvi
    Pages 99-105
  11. Andreas Bikfalvi
    Pages 107-110
  12. Andreas Bikfalvi
    Pages 111-113
  13. Andreas Bikfalvi
    Pages 115-118
  14. Andreas Bikfalvi
    Pages 119-127
  15. Andreas Bikfalvi
    Pages 129-147
  16. Andreas Bikfalvi
    Pages 149-149
  17. Andreas Bikfalvi
    Pages E1-E1

About this book

Introduction

This book provides a comprehensive account of vascular biology and pathology and its significance for health and disease. It systematically and chronologically explains how we came to our current understanding of the vasculature and it´s  function today, and describes in an entertaining way the diverse flaws and turns in science and medicine from the past. It thereby offers a complete and well-studied history on vascular biology and medicine. 
The book has an easy-to-read style and is written for students as well as scientists, physicians and lecturers in the field of biomedicine, human physiology, cardiology and hematology.

Keywords

Angiogenesis Vascular development History Philosophy Conceptual analysis Blood vessels Circulatory system Philosophy of science

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Angiogenesis and Tumor Microenvironment LaboratoryUniversity of Bordeaux and National Institute of Health and Medical ResearchPessacFrance

About the authors

Andreas Bikfalvi

University of Bordeaux and National Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM)

Angiogenesis and Tumor Microenvironment Laboratory (LAMC - INSERM U1029)

Pessac, France

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