Rats, Inbred WKY

Known as: WISTAR KYOTO, Rats, Wistar Kyoto, Rats, WKY 
An outbred Wistar substrain derived at Kyoto school of medicine and disseminated to the NIH in 1971 and finally to Charles River in 1974. The Wistar… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Recent studies have implicated a contribution of oxidative stress to the development of hypertension. Studies were performed to… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Recently it was speculated that ultrafine particles may translocate from deposition sites in the lungs to systemic circulation… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
There is evidence in humans that hypertension and aging similarly impair endothelial function, although the mechanism remains… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
In hypertension arterial wall properties do not necessarily depend on increased blood pressure alone. The present study… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The cytochrome P450-derived epoxyeicosatrienoic acids (EETs) have potent effects on renal vascular reactivity and tubular sodium… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
8-Iso prostaglandin F2alpha (8-ISO) is formed nonenzymatically from the attack of superoxide radical on arachidonic acid… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Superoxide radical (O2-) is increased in the vessel wall of spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHR) where its blockade potentiates… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Wistar Kyoto (WKY) and Wistar rats were observed in four tests; the open field test (OFT), the conditioned defensive burying (DB… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
To study the mechanism of decreased endothelium-dependent relaxations in spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHR), rings of thoracic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
A ten-stage treadmill test was developed and standardized to secure the VO2max of male and female rats assigned to various cross… (More)
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