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Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-2

"Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-2" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A 200-230-kDa tyrosine kinase receptor for vascular endothelial growth factors found primarily in endothelial and hematopoietic cells and their precursors. VEGFR-2 is important for vascular and hematopoietic development, and mediates almost all endothelial cell responses to VEGF.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-2" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-2" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 291 publications over 19 distinct years, with a maximum of 30 publications in 2009
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.