Deamination of newly-formed dopamine in rat renal tissues.

  title={Deamination of newly-formed dopamine in rat renal tissues.},
  author={M. Helena Fernandes and Manuel Pestana and Patr{\'i}cio Soares-da-Silva},
  journal={British journal of pharmacology},
  volume={102 3},
1. The present study has examined the formation of dopamine and 3,4-dihydroxyphenylacetic acid (DOPAC) in slices of the rat renal cortex and the renal medulla loaded with exogenous L-beta-3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine (L-DOPA). The effects of pargyline and of two selective inhibitors of monoamine oxidase (MAO) types A and B, respectively Ro 41-1049 and Ro 19… CONTINUE READING