capillary vessel

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Noun1.capillary vessel - any of the minute blood vessels connecting arterioles with venulescapillary vessel - any of the minute blood vessels connecting arterioles with venules
glomerulus - a small intertwined group of capillaries in the malpighian body; it filters the blood during urine formation
tomentum cerebri, tomentum - a network of tiny blood vessels between the cerebral surface of the pia mater and the cerebral cortex
blood vessel - a vessel in which blood circulates
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Never put your hands in icy or hot water Cold water can cause a constriction and then a dilation of capillary vessel leading to redness,Ee hot makes skin dry by taking away sebum as dermatologists explain.
This press release contains forward-looking statements, including statements about: expectations concerning the expected timing of the FDA's review of the BLA for Fabrazyme, the expected impact of Fabrazyme on capillary vessel function, the planned timing of presentations of trial data, the estimated Fabry disease patient population, the potential use of gene therapy and AAV vectors for the treatment of Fabry disease and other storage disorders, and plans to initiate a clinical trial.
The RHEO procedure is performed using the patented Rheofilter(R) System which is designed to remove excess levels of substances known to thicken the blood, decrease blood flow and cause damage to capillary vessels.
The formation of mature and functional vasculature, except for capillary vessels, requires the interaction of endothelial and smooth muscle cells, the later playing a critical role in the structural and functional support of the vascular network.
The patent outlines a procedure for high-throughput bioaffinity assays of discrete substances or mixtures in microfluidic devices, like chips or capillary vessels.
Studies indicate that Galectin-1 regulates the formation of the capillary vessels in a tumor, which is critical for tumors continuous growth.