Lymphatic

  • (adj): Of or relating to or produced by lymph.

Some articles on lymphatic, lymphatics:

LYVE1
... Extracellular link domain containing 1, also known as XLKD1 or lymphatic vessel endothelial hyaluronan receptor (LYVE)-1, is a human gene ... This protein may function in lymphatic hyaluronan transport and have a role in tumor metastasis ... LYVE-1 is a cell surface receptor on lymphatic endothelial cells that can be used as a lymphatic endothelial cell marker, and sort these cells for experimental purposes ...
Lymphatic Endothelium
... The lymphatic endothelium is a specialised form of epithelium, distinct from but similar to vascular endothelium ... Although lymphatics were first described by Hippocrates in 400BC and rediscovered as "milky veins in the gut of a well fed dog" in the 17th century by Gasparo Aselli ... At this stage vascular and lymphatic endothelia were seen to be morphologically distinct and lymphatic vessels considered less important ...
Lymphology
... The lymphatic system is part of the circulatory system, comprising a network of conduits called lymphatic vessels that carry a clear fluid called ... The lymphatic system was first described in the seventeenth century independently by Olaus Rudbeck and Thomas Bartholin ... Lymphatic organs play an important part in the immune system, having a considerable overlap with the lymphoid system ...
Lymph Duct - See Also
... Lymphatic system Right lymphatic duct Thoracic duct Lymphatic system - Lymphatic trunks and ducts (TA A12.4.01, GA 8.690) Path details.. ... Interstitial fluid → Lymph → Lymph capillary → Afferent lymph vessel (Lymphatic vessel) → Lymph node → Efferent lymph vessel (Lymphatic vessel) → Lymph trunk (Subclavian lymph trunk ...
PDPN - Function
... Protein has been found to have functions in lung alveolar cells, kidney podocytes, and lymphatic endothelial cells ... In lymphatic endothelial cells, experimentation has indicated that podoplanin plays a role in proper formation of linkages between the cardiovascular system and the ... Both serve a role in the proper formation of blood/lymphatic connections in embryonic development ...