nitric oxide biosynthetic process

Known as: nitric oxide biosynthesis, nitric oxide formation, nitric oxide anabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of nitric oxide, nitrogen monoxide (NO), a colorless gas only slightly soluble in… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Metformin, one of most commonly used drugs for the treatment of type 2 diabetes, improves vascular endothelial functions and… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Apoptosis is probably the main form of beta-cell death in both type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) and T2DM. In T1DM, cytokines… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND The mechanisms involved in the dysfunction of both endothelium-dependent vasodilatation (EDV) and NO biosynthesis… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Caveolin-1, the primary coat protein of caveolae, has been implicated as a regulator of signal transduction through binding of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Recognition of an avirulent pathogen triggers the rapid production of the reactive oxygen intermediates superoxide (O2−) and… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND The role of endothelin (ET)-1 in maintenance of basal vascular tone has been demonstrated by local and systemic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Nitric oxide (NO), synthesised from L-arginine, contributes to the regulation of blood pressure and to host defence. We describe… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Cytokines induce nitric oxide synthesis by endothelial cells, macrophages and polymorphonuclear leucocytes, indicating a role for… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Recent studies have indicated that acute inhibition of nitric oxide biosynthesis in the rat promotes arterial hypertension and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Tonic basal release of nitric oxide (NO) by vascular endothelial cells controls blood pressure (BP) in the basal state. In these… (More)
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