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Physiological Plasticity of Neural-Crest-Derived Stem Cells in the Adult Mammalian Carotid Body," Cell Reports, 2017; 19 (3): 471 DOI: 10.
The glomic artery supply of carotid body tumors and implications for embolization.
Chronic intermittent hypoxia induces local inflammation of the rat carotid body via functional upregulation of proinflammatory cytokine pathways," Histochemistry & Cell Biology, vol.
The researchers, who conducted the study of rats, said that despite its small size the carotid body has the highest blood flow of any organ in the body.
Carotid body tumors (CBTs), also known as paragangliomas, are among the tumors of neuroectodermal origin.
1) overall morbidity in surgical management of carotid body tumor is approximately 3.
Immunohistochemical characteristics of canine aortic and carotid body tumors.
Around 80% of paragangliomas are carotid body or jugulotympanic glomus tumors.
For example, paragangliomas of the adrenal medulla are pheochromocytomas, and paragangliomas of the carotid bifurcation are carotid body tumors.
Thus, the apparent manufacture of growth factors by carotid body cells is "the diamond in the rough in this study," he says.
Proceeds from the financing will be used to support development of Cibiem's proprietary, minimally invasive, catheter-based approach focused on Carotid Body Modulation[TM] (CBM) for the treatment of sympathetic nervous system-mediated diseases such as hypertension, heart failure, diabetes and renal failure.