[Molecular mechanism of cardiovascular damage induced by aldosterone].

@article{Nagata2007MolecularMO,
  title={[Molecular mechanism of cardiovascular damage induced by aldosterone].},
  author={Daisuke Nagata and Yasunobu Hirata},
  journal={Yakugaku zasshi : Journal of the Pharmaceutical Society of Japan},
  year={2007},
  volume={127 9},
  pages={1339-46}
}
Although the pro-inflammatory and pro-fibrotic actions of aldosterone on the vasculature have been reported, the effects and molecular mechanisms of aldosterone on endothelial function are yet to be determined. We investigated how aldosterone regulates endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS) function in human umbilical vein endothelial cells (HUVECs… CONTINUE READING