Urotensins

Known as: Urotensins [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Teleost hormones. A family of small peptides isolated from urophyses of bony fishes. They have many different physiological effects, including long… (More)
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2008
2008
UNLABELLED In cirrhosis, splanchnic vasodilation contributes to portal hypertension, subsequent renal sodium retention, and… (More)
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2003
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2003
Human urotensin-II (hU-II) is the most potent endogenous cardiostimulant identified to date. We therefore determined whether hU… (More)
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2001
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2001
The corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF) family of neuropeptides includes the mammalian peptides CRF, urocortin, and urocortin II… (More)
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2001
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2001
BACKGROUND Urotensin-II (UII), a cyclic dodecapeptide originally isolated from fish urophysis that has potent cardiovascular… (More)
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2001
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2001
The peptide human urotensin-II (hUT-II) and its receptor have recently been cloned. The vascular function of this peptide in… (More)
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2000
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2000
We have determined the distribution of receptors for human urotensin-II (U-II) in human and rat CNS and peripheral tissues. In… (More)
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2000
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2000
1. Urotensin-II (U-II) and its G-protein-coupled receptor, GPR14, are expressed within mammalian cardiac and peripheral vascular… (More)
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2000
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2000
Responses to human urotensin-II (hU-II) were investigated in human and rat pulmonary arteries. Rat pulmonary arteries: hU-II was… (More)
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1999
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1999
Urotensin-II (U-II) is a vasoactive ‘somatostatin-like’ cyclic peptide which was originally isolated from fish spinal cords, and… (More)
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