* Angiogenesis is the generation of new blood vessels

* Angio- is a prefix meaning vessel

* -Genesis is a suffix meaning production

* Tumors need new blood vessels to survive

* Angiogenic growth factors promote new blood vessel formation

* Angiogenesis can also be termed neovascularization

* Wound healing requires angiogenesis

Hypoxia may induce angiogenesis


* Angiogenesis

* Angiogenesis-a complete online book

* Angiogenesis-links to several references

* Angiogenesis-a scientific journal

* Types of angiogenesis-image

* Tumor angiogenesis-image

* Activators of angiogenesis-image

* A balance is needed-image

* Normoxia vs Hypoxia-image

* Dietary anti-angiogenic factors-image