Ventricular and aortic myosin in hypothyroid and hyperthyroid broad breasted white turkeys.

@article{Pauletto1986VentricularAA,
  title={Ventricular and aortic myosin in hypothyroid and hyperthyroid broad breasted white turkeys.},
  author={Paolo Pauletto and G. Scannapieco and Annalisa Angelini and Giorgio Vescovo and Luciano Dalla Libera and Ugo Carraro and Achille Cesare Pessina and Antonio Pagnan and C Dal pal{\`u}},
  journal={International journal of tissue reactions},
  year={1986},
  volume={8 6},
  pages={505-11}
}
Hyperthyroidism, and alternatively hypothyroidism, were induced in spontaneously hypertensive broad-breasted white turkeys (BBWT) to see if these conditions influenced the pattern of Ca++-activated ATPase activity and isomyosin synthesis in the cardiac muscle. Nine animals were given thyroxine 500 micrograms p.o., 9 animals propylthiouracil 150 mg p.o., 6… CONTINUE READING