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Analysis of the endocardial-to-mesenchymal transformation of heart valve development by collagen gel culture assay.
Analysis of the patterning of cardiac outflow tract and great arteries with angiography and vascular casting.
Endocardial cells form the coronary arteries by angiogenesis through myocardial-endocardial VEGF signaling.
The secondary heart field is a new site of calcineurin/Nfatc1 signaling for semilunar valve development.