Dihydropyridines

Known as: Dihydropyridine, Dihydropyridines [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Pyridine moieties which are partially saturated by the addition of two hydrogen atoms in any position.
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
L-type calcium channels regulate a diverse array of cellular functions within excitable cells. Of the four molecularly defined… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Racial and ethnic minority populations are growing segments of our society. The prevalence of hypertension in these populations… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
IN cardiac muscle, where Ca2+ influx across the sarcolemma is essential for contraction, the dihydropyridine (DHP)-sensitive L… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Microinjection of an expression plasmid that carries complementary DNA encoding the receptor for dihydropyridine calcium channel… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Endothelin releases prostacyclin and thromboxane A2 from guinea pig or rat isolated lungs and endothelium-derived relaxing factor… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The transduction of action potential to muscle contraction (E–C coupling) is an example of fast communication between plasma… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
How many types of calcium channels exist in neurones? This question is fundamental to understanding how calcium entry contributes… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Single cardiac transmembranous Ca channels have three modes of gating behaviour in the absence of drugs, expressed as current… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
We have investigated the mechanisms of blockade of calcium channel current by the dihydropyridines, e.g. nisoldipine… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Transmembrane influx of extracellular calcium through specific calcium channels is now accepted to have an important role in the… (More)
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