TITLE

In Vitro Angiogenic Activity of RNA From Leukemic Lymphocytes

AUTHOR(S)
DeCarvalho, S.
PUB. DATE
July 1978
SOURCE
Angiology;Jul1978, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p497
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article uncovers the nature of the lymphocyte factor or factors responsible for the angiogenic activity. In view of the recent renewal of interest in tumor and tissue angiogenic factor as well as in angiogenic activity by transformed lymphocytes, in addition to the intriguing angioblastic component of Lukes-Rappaport immunoproliferative syndromes, this work may point to the ribonucleic acid nature of the vessel-forming principle. Various cell-differentiating properties of RNA preparations have been repeatedly described, and thus it is not altogether surprising that lymphocyte angiogenic factor may originate in RNA.
ACCESSION #
16920373

 

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