Angio means blood vessels and genesis means creation. Therefore, Angiogenesis means the origination and development of new capillary blood vessels in normal or malignant tissue. Angiogenesis is an important process of the body which is controlled by chemical signals produced in the body during health and disease condition. These chemical signals can help to stimulate the repair of damaged blood vessels as well the formation of new blood vessels. Abnormal growth of blood vessel, whether it is excessive or insufficient, is known as a “common denominator”. It underlying many deadly and debilitating conditions which including cancer, skin diseases, age-related blindness, diabetic ulcers, cardiovascular disease, stroke, and many others.
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