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- Ang2 a.k.a. angiopoietin 2 is a gene, chemical compound.
- also known as angiopoietin-2, angiopoietin-2B, angiopoietin-2a, Tie2-ligand
- Ang2 a.k.a. chromosome 11 open reading frame2 is a gene.
- also known as hypothetical protein LOC738
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by Richard A. Polin, William W. Fox, Steven H. Abman
Ang1 acts synergistically with VEGF-A to stimulate angiogenesis,103 whereas Ang2 is an antagonist to Ang1 and, in the...
further supporting the concept that Ang2 is a natural antagonist to Ang1. SUMMARY In the overview of angiogenesis ...
by P.A.F.M. Doevendans, Robert S. Reneman, Marc van Bilsen
ANG2 is a negative TIE2 ligand which blocks the action of ANG1 in recruiting and sustaining periendothelial support cells [23, 122]. In the presence of VEGF-A, ANG2 may promote angiogenic sprouting by loosening the periendothelial cell ...
Molecular Pathology (2009)
The Molecular Basis of Human Disease by William B. Coleman, Gregory J. Tsongalis
Ang2 is an angiogenic growth factor that can activate caspase pathways and lead to apoptotic cell death . Cell death in ARDS is not limited to these mechanisms, and further study of many of pathways by which this can occur is needed.
A Dynamic Encyclopedia of Disease Mechanisms
In contrast to Ang1, Ang2 is an antagonist and blocks the effect of Ang1, leading to suppression of the survival signal and destabilization of vessels. In the hyaloidal vascular system, ...
Clinical Neurosurgery (2004)
A Publication of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons by Guy M. McKhann
Ang2 is an antagonist of Ang 1." Focal cerebral ischemia downregulates Ang 1 and upregulates Ang 2.** There are several characteristics of Ang 1 that relate to focal cerebral ischemia: (1) the recovery of Ang 1 expression occurs forty-eight to ...
Encyclopedia of the Eye (2010)
by Joseph Besharse, Reza Dana
By contrast, Ang2 counteracts the Ang1/Tie2 signaling axis, thereby rendering endothelial cells responsive to...
by Merriam-Webster, Inc
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Encyclopedia of Cell Biology (2015)
Ang ligands Mammals express three unique Ang gene products, designated Ang1, Ang2, and Ang4 in humans (Ang3 is the mouse ortholog of Ang4, which are sometimes grouped as Ang3/4). The Ang ligands are each composed of an ...
A new law-dictionary ... The sixth edition ... To which is annexed, A table of references to all the arguments and resolutions of the Lord Chief Justice Holt, etc (1750)
by Giles Jacob
Mom, Ang2. Torn. 3. 65igiitii!g ...
ang2 (flang), n. . [Origin obscure.] In minpick. flange (flanj), n. [A later form of flanch, which is an assibilated form of flankl: see flanch, flank1.] 1. A projecting edge, rim, or rib on any object, as the rims by which cast-iron pipes are connected together, or the marginal projections on the tires of railroad-car wheels to keep them on the rails.2. The top or bottom parts of a rail, beam, or girder, which furnish necessary area of metal to resist tension or ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1900)
by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
ang2 (flang), n. [Origin obscure] In mining, a two-pointed pick. flange (flanJ), n. [A later form of flanch, which is an assibilated form of . flank-1: see flanch, flank1.] 1. A projecting edge, rim, or rib on any object, as the rims by which cast-iron pipes are connected together, or the marginal projections on the tires of railroad-car wheels to keep them on the rails. — 2. A stren thening rib: as, theflangc 0% a fish-bellied rail or girder.—3. A plate placed ...
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