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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… 
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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… 
Review
1992
Review
1992
  • F. Suzuki
  • Nihon rinsho. Japanese journal of clinical…
  • 1992
  • Corpus ID: 872137
Renin is a key enzyme in the renin-angiotensin system (RAS) which controls the blood pressure and electrolyte balance. By… 
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… 
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… 
Review
1984
Review
1984
The Ren-1 locus of mice encodes the protease renin, which with converting enzyme processes angiotensinogen to the potent… 
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… 
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
SUMMARY Inactive renin and active renin from human kidney and human plasma were prepared in highly purified forms by three steps… 
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
  • G. W. 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…