Chronic nicotine administration. Analysis of the development of hypertension and glutamatergic neurotransmission.

Among numerous neurotransmitters involved in central cardiovascular control, glutamate is one of the most studied transmitters that are related to nicotine considering its release and its postsynaptic regulation. However, there are no conclusive studies about nicotine effects on glutamatergic system and its relevance on hypertension development, which can… CONTINUE READING