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Angiotensin systems and experimental renal diseases proceedings by Conference on the Kidney (14th 1962)

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Kidneys -- Diseases -- Congresses,
  • Angiotensins

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Edition Notes

Statementfourteenth annual Conference on the Kidney ; edited by Jack Metcoff
ContributionsMetcoff, Jack, 1917-, National Kidney Disease Foundation
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 268 p. :
Number of Pages268
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14602665M
LC Control Number63021909

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The Two fACEs of the Tissue Renin-Angiotensin Systems: Implication in Cardiovascular Diseases Author(s): Eric Lazartigues, Yumei Feng, Julie L. Lavoie. Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Perdido Street P, New Orleans, LA , prideinpill.com by: Manuel T. Velasquez, in Chronic Renal Disease, Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System Inhibitors. Renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system (RAAS) inhibitors, namely ACEIs and ARBs, have been the most studied antihypertensive agents in CKD, and are recommended as first choice in . Experimental and clinical evidence supports an active role of the renin–angiotensin system (RAS) in the pathogenesis and progression of lung diseases. Angiotensin II (Ang II), a key vasoactive peptide of the RAS, has been implicated in pulmonary disorders such as pulmonary arterial hypertension, lung fibrosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary. The idea of publishing a book on the new aspects of the renin-angiotensin system (RAS) in cardiovascular and renal diseases has been developed during the past few years. The need for a book that describes the new approaches of the RAS in the development of cardiovascular and renal diseases and the trend of future research became apparent.

Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): prideinpill.comg (external link)Author: A G Spencer. Angiotensin-converting enzyme (EC ), or ACE, is a central component of the renin–angiotensin system (RAS), which controls blood pressure by regulating the volume of fluids in the body. It converts the hormone angiotensin I to the active vasoconstrictor angiotensin prideinpill.comore, ACE indirectly increases blood pressure by causing blood vessels to prideinpill.com: BRENDA entry. High concentrations of Angiotensin II can constrict the glomerular mesangium, reducing the area for glomerular filtration. Angiotensin II is a sensitizer to tubuloglomerular feedback, preventing an excessive rise in GFR. Angiotensin II causes the local release of prostaglandins, which, in External IDs: GeneCards: [1]. Clinical Import of the Local Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone Systems. still of innovative and imaginative clinical and experimental studies. pertains to cardiovascular and renal diseases.