H2S and Blood Vessels: An Overview.

  title={H2S and Blood Vessels: An Overview.},
  author={Guangdong Yang and Rui Wang},
  journal={Handbook of experimental pharmacology},
The physiological and biomedical importance of hydrogen sulfide (H2S) has been fully recognized in the cardiovascular system as well as in the rest of the body. In blood vessels, cystathionine γ-lyase (CSE) is a major H2S-producing enzyme expressed in both smooth muscle and endothelium as well as periadventitial adipose tissues. Regulation of H2S production from CSE is controlled by a complex integration of transcriptional, posttranscriptional, and posttranslational mechanisms in blood vessels… CONTINUE READING


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