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Endothelin

Known as: Vasoconstrictor Factors, Endothelium-Derived, Endothelins [Chemical/Ingredient], Endothelins 
21-Amino-acid peptides produced by vascular endothelial cells and functioning as potent vasoconstrictors. The endothelin family consists of three… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Collectively, the endothelins and their receptors — referred to as the endothelin (ET) axis — have key physiological functions in… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
During the past 20 years, it has become generally accepted that the modulation of fibroblastic cells towards the myofibroblastic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Endothelin 1, a powerful endogenous vasoconstrictor and mitogen, might be a cause of pulmonary hypertension. We… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Prostate cancer is the second most common cause of death from cancer in U.S. men, and advanced, hormone–refractory disease is… Expand
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Exogenous endothelin (ET) is rapidly cleared from the circulation. We investigated which ET receptor subtypes (ETA and ETB… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BackgroundEndothelin is a family of potent vasoconstrictor peptides of vascular endothelial origin. Although it has been proposed… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Background Endothelins are recently characterized vasoconstrictor peptides. As chronic heart failure (CHF) is characterized by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
This study was designed to examine whether endothelin is released from the intima of intact arteries, and whether endothelium… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
An endothelium-derived 21-residue vasoconstrictor peptide, endothelin, has been isolated, and shown to be one of the most potent… Expand