Responses of arterial smooth muscle from normotensive and pre-eclamptic subjects to the calcium channel agonist, Bay K 8644

@article{Ebeigbe1987ResponsesOA,
  title={Responses of arterial smooth muscle from normotensive and pre-eclamptic subjects to the calcium channel agonist, Bay K 8644},
  author={Anthony B. Ebeigbe and Mutairu Ezimokhai and Chukwuemeka Peter Aloamaka},
  journal={Research in Experimental Medicine},
  year={1987},
  volume={187},
  pages={461-468}
}
SummaryThe effect of Bay K 8644, a dihydropyridine Ca2+ agonist, on in vitro contractile responses of inferior epigastric arteries from normotensive (N) and pre-eclamptic (P) subjects has been investigated, with a view to further defining the mechanism of the increased vascular sensitivity associated with pregnancy-induced hypertension.Bay K 8644 (10−10−10−7M) caused dose-dependent contractions of N as well as P arteries under resting conditions in the order: P > N and caused development of… 
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