Tumour angiogenesis

A M Schor, S L Schor

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A variety of different factors has been implicated in inducing angiogenesis. Their identity and precise mechanisms of action remain elusive. The present treatise summarises the state of our knowledge not only in relation to tumour-induced capillary growth but also for non-neoplastic situations and mechanisms.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)385-413
Number of pages29
JournalJournal of Pathology
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1983



  • Angiogenesis Inducing Agents/analysis
  • Animals
  • Capillaries/growth & development
  • Cells, Cultured
  • Cricetinae
  • Disease Models, Animal
  • Endothelium/blood supply
  • Extracellular Matrix/physiology
  • Humans
  • Mice
  • Neoplasm Transplantation
  • Neoplasms/blood supply
  • Neovascularization, Pathologic/physiopathology
  • Rabbits
  • Rats
  • Transplantation

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Schor, A. M., & Schor, S. L. (1983). Tumour angiogenesis. Journal of Pathology, 141(3), 385-413. https://doi.org/10.1002/path.1711410315