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In zoning, the number of things allowed per unit of land, such as number of houses, occupants,or families per acre.

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Expression of bFGF, VEGF and c-met and their correlation with microvessel density and progression in prostate carcinoma.
2004) reported that tamoxifen and quercetin acted synergistically to reduce tumor volume, VEGF expression, and microvessel density in prostate tumor xenograft mice.
Myofibroblasts correlate with lymphatic microvessel density and lymph node metastasis in early-stage invasive colorectal carcinoma.
Quantitation and prognostic value of breast cancer angiogenesis: comparison of microvessel density, chalkley count, and computer image analysis.
11) One study indicated a possible role of CD44 in reducing the number of microvessels within tumors, stating that decreased microvessel density may lead to proliferation of larger vessels in tumor tissue, thereby increasing the potential for hematogenous metastases.
The endothelial cell marker CD31 will be used to evaluate overall microvessel density and a ratio of immature vasculature versus total vascularization will be measured by positive CD105 expression against CD31.
KineMed's Angiogenesis KineMarkers(TM) are much more sensitive, reproducible and high-throughput than traditional methods, such as microvessel density, and are safer and more reproducible than traditional radioisotope labeling methods.