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Table 1 List of studied angiogenic and angiostatic mediators in ILDs

From: Angiogenesis in Interstitial Lung Diseases: a pathogenetic hallmark or a bystander?

Angiogenic mediators
CXC chemokines containing the ELR motif
   • GRO-a/CXCL1
   • GRO-b/CXCL2
   • GRO-γ/CXCL3
   • ENA-78/CXCL5
   • GCP-2/CXCL6
   • NAP-2/CXCL7
   • IL-8/CXCL8
Growth Factors
   • VEGF
   • bFGF
Angiostatic mediators
CXC chemokines that lack the ELR motif
   • PF-4/CXCL4
   • MIG/CXCL9
   • IP-10/CXCL10
   • ITAC/CXCL11
   • CXCL14
Growth Factors
   • PEDF
Abbreviations: bFGF: basic fibroblast growth factor, GCP: Granulocyte chemotactic protein, GRO: Growth related genes, IP-10:IFN-γ-inducible -protein 10, ITAC: IFN-γ-inducible T-cell a chemoattractant, MIG: Monocyte Induced by interferon gamma-protein, NAP: Neutrophil activating protein, PEDF: Pigment epithelium growth factor, PF: Platelet factor,, VEGF: Vascular growth factor