Kidneys from normotensive donors lower blood pressure in young transplanted spontaneously hypertensive rats.


Single transplanted kidneys from spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHR) have been shown to elicit hypertension in genetically normotensive recipients. This study was designed to investigate the effects of single transplanted kidneys from genetically normotensive donors [Biobreeding (BB)/Ottawa Karlsburg (OK) rats] on blood pressure in SHR recipients. The… (More)


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