[Energy-dependent pathogenesis in chronic hypertension].

  title={[Energy-dependent pathogenesis in chronic hypertension].},
  author={Iu V Postnov},
  journal={Arkhiv patologii},
  volume={71 4},
The review compiled mainly from the works of the author's laboratory continues to develop a new area in arterial hypertension studies. The author considers the major manifestation of the pathology, i. e. the stable increase in systemic blood pressure (BP), is in a direct causal relationship to cell and tissue energy deficiency. The energy deficiency is caused by impaired energy conversion in the cell mitochondria, uncoupling of oxidation and phosphorylation, and decreased ATP production. The… CONTINUE READING