This well-structured textbook offers essential knowledge on the vascular system.
The reader will learn the properties, basic cellular mechanisms and development of the different parts of the vascular system (including the heart), gain knowledge on vascular and related diseases, and will be made familiar with common and most current methods and techniques applied to analyze the vascular system in patients, in animal models, and ex vivo.
This book is based on a PhD Course for students from various bioscientific backgrounds given at the Medical University of Vienna, and it will be a valuable resource for Master´s Students in vascular biology and biomedicine in general and a helpful tool for young researchers world-wide wishing to gain or refresh their knowledge in this field.
About the Author
Prof. Dr. Margarethe Geiger is Deputy Head of the Center of Physiology and Pharmacology and Head of the Department of Vascular Biology and Thrombosis Research, Medical University of Vienna, Austria.
Prof. Geiger is Program Coordinator of the PhD Program Vascular Biology at the Medical University of Vienna.
- Paperback: 414 pages
- Publisher: Springer; 1st ed. 2019 edition (14 July 2019)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 3030122697
- ISBN-13: 978-3030122690