A fluorescence microscopic image shows the retinal vascular network of the newborn mouse, which has been slowed in its development by genetically manipulating this mechanosensitive transcriptional control system.
Jun 24, 2009
Angiogenesis -- the growth of blood capillaries -- is critical for normal development, and leads to many diseases, including blindness, when deregulated.
Fluorescent micrograph showing focal adhesion anchoring complexes, actin filament bundles, and nuclei of a spread endothelial cel.
The microtubule filaments of the cytoskeleton of a cultured capillary endothelial are revealed by expressing green fluorescent protein (GFP).
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