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Prediction of patient outcome in pathologic stage T2 adenocarcinoma of the prostate: lack of significance for microvessel density analysis.
Clinical significance of cell proliferation, microvessel density, and CD44 adhesion molecule expression in renal cell carcinoma.
139-141] Axelsson and colleagues[139] found that measurement of microvessel density was too variable to be clinically useful.
The primary end points of this trial were response and toxicity; the effect of thalidomide on bone marrow microvessel density and angiogenesis and the expression of vascular endothelial growth factor and basic fibroblast growth factor will be also assessed.
Several studies have reported that assessment of microvessel density is very useful.
Nasdaq/NM:CVSN), a unique cellular imaging diagnostics company and manufacturer of the Automated Cellular Imaging System (ACIS(TM)), Friday announced that it has commenced a clinical partnership to develop a new ACIS test for angiogenesis, or microvessel density (MVD) with Roscoe D.
Further, examination of treated tumors showed evidence of tumor necrosis (tissue death), decreased vascular permeability, decreased endothelial cell division and decreased microvessel density.