Expression of structural proteins and angiogenic factors in normal arterial and unruptured and ruptured aneurysm walls

Kilic T., Sohrabifar M., Kurtkaya O., Yildirim O., Elmaci I. , Günel M., ...More

NEUROSURGERY, vol.57, no.5, pp.997-1006, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 57 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1227/01.neu.0000180812.77621.6c
  • Title of Journal : NEUROSURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.997-1006


OBJECTIVE: To identify differences in the expression of certain structural proteins and angiogenic growth factors in vessel tissues that represent different phases of the process of intracranial aneurysm formation and rupture: normal vessel wall, intact (unruptured) aneurysm wall, and ruptured vessel wall.