Recommended Readings: Christer Betsholtz, Ph.D.

Friday Lecture Series

It Takes Two to Make a Blood Vessel: Endothelial/Pericyte Interactions in Angiogenesis and Vascular Permeability

Christer Betsholtz, Ph.D., professor of vascular biology,

The Karolinska Institute

October 26, 2012

3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m. (Refreshments, 3:15 p.m., Abby Lounge)

Caspary Auditorium

Recommended Readings

Armulik, A., G. Genové, and C. Betsholtz. 2011. “Pericytes: Developmental, Physiological, and Pathological Perspectives, Problems, and Promises.” Developmental Cell 21 (2): 193-215

Armulik, A., G. Genové, M. Mäe, M. H. Nisancioglu, E. Wallgard, C. Niaudet, L. He, et al. 2010. “Pericytes Regulate the Blood-Brain Barrier.” Nature 468 (7323): 557-561

Bell, R. D., E. A. Winkler, I. Singh, A. P. Sagare, R. Deane, Z. Wu, D. M. Holtzman, et al. 2012. “Apolipoprotein e Controls Cerebrovascular Integrity Via Cyclophilin A.” Nature 485 (7399): 512-516

Gaengel, K., G. Genové, A. Armulik, and C. Betsholtz. 2009. “Endothelial-Mural Cell Signaling in Vascular Development and Angiogenesis.” Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology 29 (5): 630-638

Rymo, S. F., H. Gerhardt, F. W. Sand, R. Lang, A. Uv, and C. Betsholtz. 2011. “A Two-Way Communication between Microglial Cells and Angiogenic Sprouts Regulates Angiogenesis in Aortic Ring Cultures.” PLoS ONE 6 (1)

Tammela, T., G. Zarkada, E. Wallgard, A. Murtomäki, S. Suchting, M. Wirzenius, M. Waltari, et al. 2008. “Blocking VEGFR-3 Suppresses Angiogenic Sprouting and Vascular Network Formation.” Nature 454 (7204): 656-660