Models for studying angiogenesis in vivo

Int J Biol Markers. Oct-Dec 1999;14(4):207-13.


In vivo and in vitro techniques are available for research on the functions of endothelial cells during angiogenesis. In this review we describe and evaluate the methodology and specific features of some of the most frequently used in vivo assays.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Allantois / blood supply
  • Animals
  • Chick Embryo
  • Chorionic Villi / blood supply
  • Cornea / physiology
  • Morphogenesis
  • Neovascularization, Physiologic*