Effect of chronic and progressive aortic constriction on renal function and structure in rats.

@article{Gallego2001EffectOC,
  title={Effect of chronic and progressive aortic constriction on renal function and structure in rats.},
  author={Beatriz Lara Gallego and Ar{\'e}valo and Olga Flores and Jos{\'e} Miguel L{\'o}pez-Novoa and Fernando P{\'e}rez-Barriocanal},
  journal={Canadian journal of physiology and pharmacology},
  year={2001},
  volume={79 7},
  pages={601-7}
}
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the functional and structural renal damage observed in aortic-constricted hypertensive rats and to identify their possible relationship with transforming growth factor beta (TGF-beta) expression. Progressive renovascular hypertension was induced by progressive aortic constriction between the two renal arteries… CONTINUE READING