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Endothelin-2

Known as: EDN2, Endothelin 2, Endothelin-2 [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Endothelin-2, encoded by the human EDN2 gene, is a macrophage chemoattractant. Endothelins are endothelium-derived vasoconstrictor peptides. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Glaucoma is one of the most common neurodegenerative diseases. Despite this, the earliest stages of this complex disease are… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The steroid hormone progesterone (P) plays a pivotal role during ovulation. Mice lacking P receptor (Pgr) gene fail to ovulate… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Regardless of proximal cause, photoreceptor injury or disease almost invariably leads to the activation of Muller cells, the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
SummaryPlasma concentrations of endothelin, a vasoconstrictor peptide released from vascular endothelial cells, have been… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of illness and death in women. Estrogen replacement therapy (ERT) in postmenopausal… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Atherosclerosis and hypertension are more common in men than in women, a difference that may be due, in part, to the actions of… Expand
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
By screening a cDNA library derived from the A10 rat vascular smooth muscle cell line for functional expression in COS cells, we… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Two distinct cell surface endothelin receptors were identified, namely a 73-kDa protein referred to as ET-R1 and a 60-kDa protein… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
1. A radioimmunoassay has been developed for measuring endothelin-like immunoreactivity in human plasma using an antibody raised… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We established a highly sensitive and specific sandwich-enzyme immunoassay (EIA) for endothelin-3 (ET-3), which showed no… Expand