Microcirculation

Edited by

  • Ronald Tuma, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • Walter Duran, University of Medicine & Dentistry, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, USA
  • Klaus Ley, University of Virginia Health System, Cardiovascular Research Center, Charlottesville, USA

This reference is a volume in the Handbook of Physiology, co-published with The American Physiological Society. Growth in knowledge about the microcirculation has been explosive with the field becoming fragmented into numerous subdisciplines and subspecialties. This volume pulls all of the critical information into one volume.
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Audience

Cardiovascular Physiology; Physiology; Cellular Biology; Molecular Biology; Biochemistry

 

Book information

  • Published: September 2008
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374530-9


Table of Contents

BLOOD FLOW IN MICROVASCULAR NETWORKS; ENDOTHELIAL CELL BIOLOGY; BIOLOGY OF NITRIC OXIDE SYNTHASE; MICROCIRCULATORY EXCHANGE FUNCTION,REGULATORY MECHANISMS; LYMPHATICS; REGULATION OF PERFUSION; NO-MEDIATED REGULATION; RECEPTOR MEDIATED EVENTs;CONDUCTED VASOMOTOR RESPONSES; ANGIOGENESIS; VASCULOGENESIS; ARTERIOGENESIS AND VASCULAR REMODELING; EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX - CELL ADHESION MOLECULES; INFLAMMATION; LYMPHOCYTE TRAFFICKING; MICROCIRCULATORY SPECIALIZATION IN INDIVIDUAL ORGANS; BRAIN; MYOCARDIUM; KIDNEY; GASTROINTESTINAL/LIVER; LUNG; EYE; AGING ASOCIATED CHANGES; SICKLE CELL DISEASE; HYPERTENSION; DIABETES