Activation of Latent TGF-beta at the Vascular Wall--Roles of Endothelial Cells and Mural Pericytes or Smooth Muscle Cells

J Atheroscler Thromb. 1995;2(1):24-9. doi: 10.5551/jat1994.2.24.

Publication types

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

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Blood Vessels / physiopathology*
  • Cell Communication
  • Endothelium, Vascular / metabolism
  • Endothelium, Vascular / physiopathology*
  • Humans
  • Muscle, Smooth, Vascular / metabolism
  • Muscle, Smooth, Vascular / physiopathology*
  • Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor 1 / physiology
  • Transforming Growth Factor beta / physiology*

Substances

  • Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor 1
  • Transforming Growth Factor beta