Expression of iNOS mRNA associated with suppression of colonic contraction in rat colitis

  title={Expression of iNOS mRNA associated with suppression of colonic contraction in rat colitis},
  author={S. Lundberg and M. Holst and P. Hellstr{\"o}m},
  journal={Acta Physiologica},
  • S. Lundberg, M. Holst, P. Hellström
  • Published 2006
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Acta Physiologica
  • Aim:  Nitric oxide (NO) synthesis and inducible NO synthase (NOS) expression are increased in colon of patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and associated with decreased contractility. The aim was to investigate which subtype of NOS that is activated in experimental colitis. 
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