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Laser-induced Vasomotor Responses on Chorioallantoic Membrane

The strength and the specific featu res of the vasomotor responses provide important information about the healthy state of the blood vessel, since it s contraction or dilation is caused by the activation or relaxation of vascular smooth muscle cells of the vascular wall and appears to be a universal response to the a number of physiological regulatory pathways, including humoral and neurogenic ones.