L-NAME-treatment alters ectonucleotidase activities in kidney membranes of rats.

@article{Frstenau2010LNAMEtreatmentAE,
  title={L-NAME-treatment alters ectonucleotidase activities in kidney membranes of rats.},
  author={Cristina Ribas F{\"u}rstenau and Denise Barbosa Ramos and Fernanda Cenci Vuaden and Emerson Andr{\'e} Casali and Priscilla de Souza Monteiro and Danielle da Silva Trentin and Agnes Nogueira Gossenheimer and Maur{\'i}cio Reis Bogo and Carla Denise Bonan and Maria Luiza Morais Barreto-Chaves and Jo{\~a}o Jos{\'e} de Freitas Sarkis and Susana Wofchuk},
  journal={Life sciences},
  year={2010},
  volume={87 9-10},
  pages={325-32}
}
AIMS To investigate the effect of N(omega)-Nitro-L-arginine methyl ester (l-NAME) treatment, known to induce a sustained elevation of blood pressure, on ectonucleotidase activities in kidney membranes of rats. MAIN METHODS L-NAME (30 mg/kg/day) was administered to Wistar rats for 14 days in the drinking water. Enzyme activities were determined… CONTINUE READING