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Integrin binding

Sticking around vessels

A study demonstrates that controlled integrin binding on a biomaterial was capable of promoting vascular cell sprouting and formation of a non-leaky blood vessel network in a healthy and diseased state.

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Figure 1: Integrin-binding effects on cell patterning and vascularization.


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Blatchley, M., Gerecht, S. Sticking around vessels. Nature Mater 16, 881–883 (2017).

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