2007

Molecular Sensors for Cardiovascular Homeostasis

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ISBN: 978-0-387-47528-8 (Print) 978-0-387-47530-1 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-VIII

  2. The DEG/ENaC Family

    1. Front Matter

      Pages I-VIII

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-31

      The Role of DEG/ENaC Ion Channels in Sensory Mechanotransduction

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 32-50

      ASICs Function as Cardiac Lactic Acid Sensors During Myocardial Ischemia

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 51-74

      Molecular Components of Neural Sensory Transduction

  3. The TRP Family

    1. Front Matter

      Pages I-VIII

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 77-92

      TRP Channels as Molecular Sensors of Physical Stimuli in the Cardiovascular System

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 93-109

      TRPV1 in Central Cardiovascular Control

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 110-132

      TRPV1 as a Molecular Transducer for Salt and Water Homeostasis

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 133-140

      Functional Interaction Between ATP and TRPV1 Receptors

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 141-151

      TRPV4 and Hypotonic Stress

  4. Other Ion Channels and Biosensors

    1. Front Matter

      Pages I-VIII

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 155-170

      Ion Channels in Shear Stress Sensing in Vascular Endothelium

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 171-188

      Redox Signaling in Oxygen Sensing by Vessels

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 189-206

      Impedance Spectroscopy and Quartz Crystal Microbalance

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 207-216