GPR30, mineralocorticoid receptors, and the rapid vascular effects of aldosterone.

It is now generally accepted that in common with other steroid hormones aldosterone has rapid nongenomic effects, in addition to those mediated via DNA-directed, RNAmediated protein synthesis. The currently accepted physiology of aldosterone was primarily charted by nephrologists, who understandably focused on the epithelial (and genomic) effects of… CONTINUE READING