LUMENating Blood Vessels

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The acquisition of a lumen is an essential step in vascular morphogenesis. In this issue of Developmental Cell, Xu et al. (2011) show that the small GTPase Rasip is a critical regulator of cytoskeleton dynamics and cell adhesion, which together drive the emergence of vascular lumens.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)412-414
Number of pages3
JournalDevelopmental Cell
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 19 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Biology
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Developmental Biology
  • Cell Biology


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