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The role of lymph in inflammation and tissue regeneration

Guest edited by Masayuki Miyasaka, Osaka University Japan

A thematic series in Inflammation and Regeneration.

This series of articles has not been sponsored. All articles have undergone the journal's standard peer review process overseen by the Guest Editor. The Guest Editor declares no competing interests.

  1. Transforming growth factor (TGF)-β is a multifunctional cytokine involved in cell differentiation, cell proliferation, and tissue homeostasis. Although TGF-β signaling is essential for maintaining blood vessel...

    Authors: Kunpei Fukasawa, Kako Hanada, Kei Ichikawa, Masanori Hirashima, Takahiro Takagi, Susumu Itoh, Testuro Watabe and Fumiko Itoh
    Citation: Inflammation and Regeneration 2021 41:35
  2. Recent single-cell RNA sequencing studies in mouse and human have clearly indicated that lymphatic endothelial cells (LECs) consist of multiple cell subsets, each expressing a unique set of genes, residing in ...

    Authors: Masayuki Miyasaka
    Citation: Inflammation and Regeneration 2021 41:32
  3. The lymphatic vasculature returns filtered interstitial arterial fluid and tissue metabolites to the blood circulation. It also plays a major role in lipid absorption and immune cell trafficking. Lymphatic vas...

    Authors: Ryota Hokari and Akira Tomioka
    Citation: Inflammation and Regeneration 2021 41:25