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Shear stress, notch and VE-cadherin: the molecular mechanism of vascular fusion

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Professor Elizabeth Jones

KU Leuven, Leuven (Belgium)
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Frontiers in CardioVascular Biology 2018

20 April - 22 April 2018

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