Angiotensin-2

Known as: Ang2, Angiotensin 1-8, Angiotensin II 
Angiotensin-2 (8 aa, ~1 kDa) is encoded by the human AGT gene. This protein is involved in vasoconstriction, heart rate and renal absorption of water… (More)

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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Angiotensin II (AngII) mediates progression of aortic aneurysm, but the relative contribution of its type 1 (AT1) and type 2 (AT2… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND This study is the first to examine the effect of direct angiotensin II type 2 (AT(2)) receptor stimulation on… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Hypertension promotes atherosclerosis and is a major source of morbidity and mortality. We show that mice lacking T and B cells… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Angiotensin II type 1 receptor blockers have favourable effects on haemodynamic measurements, neurohumoral activity… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Hypertension caused by angiotensin II is dependent on vascular superoxide (O2*-) production. The nicotinamide adenine… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Angiotensin II (Ang II) is a potent vasopressor peptide that interacts with 2 major receptor isoforms - AT1 and AT2. Although… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The function of the recently discovered angiotensin II type 2 (AT2) receptor remains elusive. This receptor is expressed… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Angiotensin II (AII), acting via its G-protein linked receptor, is an important regulator of cardiac, vascular, and renal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The signaling pathways involved in the long-term metabolic effects of angiotensin II (Ang II) in vascular smooth muscle cells are… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Angiotensin II (Ang II) has been implicated in the development of progressive glomerulosclerosis, but the precise mechanism of… (More)
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