Research Article

Plasma Levels of Monocyte Chemotactic Protein-1 Are Associated with Clinical Features and Angiogenesis in Patients with Multiple Myeloma

Figure 1

Computer-assisted image analysis (CIA) of the average number of microvessels per 1 mm2, referred to as the microvessel density (MVD) as shown on (a), and the percentage of microvessel area in the total section area, or the total vascular area (TVA) on (b). For comparison normal bone marrow (×100) stained with CD34 is attached on (c).