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The list of pathologies in which an excess of angiogenesis is observed is relatively long (see Table 12.1). However, the importance of angiogenesis in the pathophysiology of these diseases varies. It certainly plays a preponderant role in cancer and neovascular eye diseases. However, even in cancer, the importance of angiogenesis seems to vary from one cancer to another and from one stage of the disease to another.


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

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