Renin-angiotensin system

Known as: Renin Angiotensin System, System, Renin-Angiotensin, angiotensin renin system 
A BLOOD PRESSURE regulating system of interacting components that include RENIN; ANGIOTENSINOGEN; ANGIOTENSIN CONVERTING ENZYME; ANGIOTENSIN I… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
New components and functions of the renin-angiotensin system (RAS) are still being unravelled. The classical RAS as it looked in… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
The renin-angiotensin system is a major regulatory system of cardiovascular and renal function. Basic research has revealed… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Since the first identification of renin by Tigerstedt and Bergmann in 1898, the renin-angiotensin system (RAS) has been… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The renin-angiotensin system plays a critical role in blood pressure control and body fluid and electrolyte homeostasis. Besides… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Inappropriate activation of the renin-angiotensin system, which plays a central role in the regulation of blood pressure… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Renin is an aspartyl protease essential for the control of blood pressure and was long suspected to have cellular receptors. We… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
It is now well established that vascular inflammation is an independent risk factor for the development of atherosclerosis. In… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
The cardiovascular and other actions of angiotensin II (Ang II) are mediated by AT(1) and AT(2) receptors, which are seven… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
ACE2, the first known human homologue of angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE), was identified from 5' sequencing of a human heart… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Hypertrophy is a fundamental adaptive process employed by postmitotic cardiac and skeletal muscle in response to mechanical load… (More)
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