Mesenchyme homeobox 1 mediates transforming growth factor-β (TGF-β)–induced smooth muscle cell differentiation from mouse mesenchymal progenitors

Kun Dong, Xia Guo, Weiping Chen, Amanda C. Hsu, Qiang Shao, Jian-Fu Chen, Shi-You Chen
2018 Journal of Biological Chemistry  
Differentiation of smooth muscle cells (SMCs) is critical for proper vasculogenesis and angiogenesis. However, the molecular mechanisms controlling SMC differentiation are not completely understood.
doi:10.1074/jbc.ra118.002350 pmid:29678882 fatcat:pwl3d5d675ggnfe7nb2iboipay