Relaxin

Known as: Relaxin [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A water-soluble polypeptide (molecular weight approximately 8,000) extractable from the corpus luteum of pregnancy. It produces relaxation of the… (More)
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1944-2017
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Most patients admitted for acute heart failure have normal or increase blood pressure. Relaxin is a natural human… (More)
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2004
2004
The relaxin-like peptide family belongs in the insulin superfamily and consists of 7 peptides of high structural but low sequence… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Cardiac fibrosis is a key component of heart disease and involves the proliferation and differentiation of matrix-producing… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
GPCR135, publicly known as somatostatin- and angiotensin-like peptide receptor, is expressed in the central nervous system and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
We have recently identified the insulin-like peptide relaxin-3 (aka INSL7) as the endogenous ligand for an orphan G-protein… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Relaxin is a hormone important for the growth and remodeling of reproductive and other tissues during pregnancy. Although binding… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
We have identified a novel human relaxin gene, designated H3 relaxin, and an equivalent relaxin gene in the mouse from the Celera… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The kidneys and other nonreproductive organs vasodilate during early gestation; however, the "pregnancy hormones" responsible for… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Pulmonary fibrosis is the common end stage of a number of pneumopathies. In this study, we examined the ability of the human… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Cartilage degeneration in the pubic symphysis of pregnant guinea pigs shares many features with interleukin-1 (IL-1) mediated… (More)
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