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UTS2 gene

Known as: UROTENSIN II, UCN2, PRO1068 
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2010
Review
2010
The cyclic peptide urotensin II (UII) was originally isolated from the urophysis of teleost fish on the basis of its ability to… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
Hypertension is a well-known risk factor for atherosclerosis, but the molecular mechanisms that link elevated blood pressure to… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Human urotensin II (U-II), the most potent vasoconstrictor peptide identified to date, and its receptor (UT) are involved in… 
Review
2005
Review
2005
Urotensin II (U-II) is the most potent vasoconstrictor known, even more potent than endothelin-1. It was first isolated from the… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Urotensin II (UII) is the most potent vasoconstrictor peptide, whereas it acts as a vasodilator on some arteries. We studied… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Urotensin II (UII) is a neuropeptide with potent cardiovascular effects. Its sequence is strongly conserved among different… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Identification of the natural ligand of an orphan G-protein-coupled receptor involved in the regulation of vasoconstriction 
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Urotensin II, a peptide hormone from the caudal neurosecretory system of the teleost, Gillichthys mirabilis, was isolated by…