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Renin

Known as: Renin Precursor, Renal, renins, Renin [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A highly specific (Leu-Leu) endopeptidase that generates ANGIOTENSIN I from its precursor ANGIOTENSINOGEN, leading to a cascade of reactions which… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Objective To investigate the mechanism of tissue uptake of renin. Design Angiotensin peptide formation in tissues is dependent on… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
X-ray analyses have defined the three-dimensional structures of crystals of mouse and human renins complexed with peptide… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The molecular structure of the hexagonal crystal form of porcine pepsin (EC 3.4.23.1), an aspartic proteinase from the gastric… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
We have isolated the renin gene from a Sprague-Dawley rat genomic library and determined its complete nucleotide sequence. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Renin (EC 3.4.23.15) is an aspartyl protease that cleaves its only known substrate, angiotensinogen, to release the vasopressor… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
A model has been constructed using computer graphics for human renin based on the sequence derived from that of the gene and the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The primary structure of human renin precursor has been deduced from its cDNA sequence. A library of cDNA clones was constructed… Expand
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Review
1976
Review
1976
Enzymes, similar to kidney renin, are present in extrarenal tissue of most mammals; they hydrolyze angiotensinogen to form… Expand
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
  • G. Boyd
  • Circulation research
  • 1974
  • Corpus ID: 42590525
Two interconvertible renins were isolated from extracts of the pig renal cortex at neutral pH and shown to be protein-bound… Expand
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Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
Renin prepared in batches by the DEAE process, followed by ammonium sulfate fractionation and dialysis at pH 5.0, yielded four… Expand
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