Endothelial Cell Dysfunctions

  • Nicolae Simionescu
  • Maya Simionescu

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. General

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Joseph A. Madri, June R. Merwin, Leonard Bell, Craig T. Basson, Olivier Kocher, Robin Perlmutter et al.
      Pages 11-30
    3. Michael A. Reidy, Volkhard Lindner
      Pages 31-48
    4. Thomas F. Lüscher, Paul M. Vanhoutte
      Pages 65-102
    5. F. R. Haselton, J. S. Alexander, S. N. Mueller, A. P. Fishman
      Pages 103-126
  3. Endothelial Cell in Inflammation and Immunity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 127-127
    2. Myron I. Cybulsky, Michael A. Gimbrone Jr.
      Pages 129-140
    3. Robert K. Winn, Charles L. Rice, Nicholas B. Vedder, William J. Mileski, John M. Harlan
      Pages 141-152
    4. Elisabetta Dejana, Lindsey Needham, John Gordon
      Pages 153-168
    5. J. L. Wautier, D. Vilette, J. P. Caen
      Pages 169-181
    6. Ramzi S. Cotran, Jordan S. Pober
      Pages 183-189
    7. Ada J. Huang, Samuel C. Silverstein
      Pages 201-231
    8. I. Joris, H. F. Cuénoud, C. V. Doern, J. M. Underwood, G. Majno
      Pages 233-242
  4. Endothelial Cell in Viral Infections

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 243-243
    2. Nicholas A. Kefalides
      Pages 245-266
  5. Endothelial Cell in Hypertension, Hyperlipidemia, and Atherosclerosis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 267-267
    2. James T. Willerson, Paolo Golino, L. Maximilian Buja
      Pages 283-294
    3. Russell Ross
      Pages 295-307
    4. Judith A. Berliner, Tripathi B. Rajavashisth, Mahamad Navab, Ali Andalibi, Susan Imes, Joy S. Frank et al.
      Pages 309-319
  6. Endothelial Cell in diabetes

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 345-345
    2. William M. Pardridge
      Pages 347-362
    3. Robert S. Bar
      Pages 363-381
  7. Endothelial Cell in Neoplasia and Metastasis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 393-393
    2. Paula N. Belloni, Garth L. Nicolson
      Pages 395-425
    3. Robert Auerbach
      Pages 427-437
    4. Bendicht U. Pauli, Robert C. Johnson, Marwan E. El-Sabban
      Pages 439-454
    5. Leonard Weiss, F. William Orr
      Pages 455-475
  8. Endothelial Cell in Other Disturbances

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 505-505
    2. Arthur A. Spector, Steven A. Moore
      Pages 507-524
    3. Maria Luisa Brandi, Andrea Fattorossi
      Pages 547-559
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 561-565

About this book


Noted experts survey and evaluate the latest research in the growing field of endothelial cell involvement in the initiation and development of various diseases. Research-oriented chapters span a diversity of topics, including endothelial cell response to various injuries and its crucial role in inflammation, immunity, viral infection, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, atherosclerosis, diabetes mellitus, neoplasia, and metastasis.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Nicolae Simionescu
    • 1
  • Maya Simionescu
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Cellular Biology and PathologyBucharestRomania

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