lymphatic vessel


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Synonyms for lymphatic vessel

a vascular duct that carries lymph which is eventually added to the venous blood circulation

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Lymphatic vessel density in pulmonary adenocarcinoma immunohistochemically evaluated with anti-podoplanin or anti-D2-40 antibody is correlated with lymphatic invasion or lymph node metastases.
Increased detection of lymphatic vessel invasion by D2-40 (podoplanin) in early breast cancer: Possible influence on patient selection for accelerated partial breast irradiation.
The diameters of the D2-40 stained lymphatic vessels were assessed by using the Image-J[R], a public domain, Java-based image processing program developed at the National Institutes of Health (Bethesda, MD, USA).
Interestingly, CCL1 is expressed by the subcapsular sinus lymphatic ECs of skin-draining lymph nodes but not by capillary lymphatic vessels in the skin, and inhibiting the CCL1/CCR8 interaction leads to impaired DC migration into the lymph node parenchyma, indicating that the CCL1/CCR8 axis functions downstream of the DC entry into lymphatics by regulating entry into the subcapsular sinus of the lymph nodes.
To visualize course and occurrence of lymphatic vessels and lymph nodes, lymphoscintigraphy is used as a gold standard to visualize lymphatic function.
Noncancer cells in the TME, such as blood vessels, lymphatic vessels, and inflammatory cells, also release bioactive molecules that influence cancer progression.
Since the thoracic duct is preceded by the emergence of parachordal lymphatic vessels (PC) that start to sprout from the embryonic posterior cardinal vein (PCV) at around 32 hours postfertilization (hpf) [37, 38], we investigated the influence of a tmsb-like KD on the pattern of PC-formation at 60 hpf by in vivo confocal imaging of Tg[(fli1-egfp).sup.y1] zebrafish.
Zhang, "Magnetic resonance lymphography at 3T: a promising noninvasive approach to characterise inguinal lymphatic vessel leakage," European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, vol.
There was no difference in lymphatic vessel density (LVD) between the AD-VEGF-C-treated and DSS-treated mice (73.0 [+ or -] 3.9 to 68.6 [+ or -] 6.9, P=0.500), whereas AD-VEGF-C + DSS mice had a significantly higher LVD compared to water-treated mice (73.0 [+ or -] 3.9 to 38.2 [+ or -] 1.9, P< 0.001; Figure 3B).
Pereira et al., "Lymphatic vessel density and epithelial D2-40 immunoreactivity in pre-invasive and invasive lesions of the uterine cervix," Gynecologic Oncology, vol.
The applications for the VEGF technology, which functions in regulating blood and lymphatic vessel growth, are substantial and broad.
Additionally, due to an immense development of modern technologies and the use of transgenic animals in many research tasks, a better understanding of normal cardiac lymphatic vessel embryogenesis is also in progress.
Immunohistochemistry was used to examine the spatial differences in blood and lymphatic vessel densities between different regions within the tumor (CLM) and surrounding host tissue.
Lymphatic vessel density was analyzed in the same 62 PCC tumors after IHC with the lymphatic endothelial marker D2-40.
Among specific topics are the proteomic analysis of stem cell differentiation and early development, the synchrony and cyclicity of developmental events, the development and homeostasis of the skin epidermis, blood and lymphatic vessel formation, and deconstructing pancreas development biology.