Dual role of angiotensin II in the human endometrium.

Angiotensin II (ANG) promotes cell proliferation and angiogenesis as well as being a potent vasoconstrictor. The cellular distribution of renin, ANG and its receptors in the endometrium has yielded useful information about the possible role of the renin-angiotensin system in cyclic menstruation. In the early proliferative phase, intense ANG-like… CONTINUE READING