Frontiers in Research of the Renin-Angiotensin System on Human Disease

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-6371-8 (Print) 978-1-4020-6372-5 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XII

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    Pages 1-20

    Role of ACE, ACE2 and Neprilysin in the Kidney

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    Pages 21-54

    ACE Inhibition in Heart Failure and Ischaemic Heart Disease

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    Pages 55-71

    Proteases of the Renin-Angiotensin System in Human Acute Pancreatitis

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    Pages 73-86

    The Renin-Angiotensin System in Pancreatic Stellate Cells: Implications in the Development and Progression of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

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    Pages 87-111

    Renin-Angiotensin System Proteases and the Cardiometabolic Syndrome: Pathophysiological, Clinical and Therapeutic Implications

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    Pages 113-134

    The Role of the Renin-Angiotensin System in Hepatic Fibrosis

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    Pages 135-153

    The Renin-Angiotensin System in the Breast

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    Pages 155-177

    Role of Local Renin-Angiotensin System in the Carotid Body and in Diseases

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    Pages 179-195

    Bone Homeostasis: An Emerging Role for the Renin-Angiotensin System

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    Pages 197-220

    The Renin-Angiotensin System and its Inhibitors in Human Cancers

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    Pages 221-245

    The Skeletal Muscle RAS in Health and Disease

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    Pages 247-272

    Local Angiotensin Generation and AT2 Receptor Activation

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    Pages 273-301

    ADAMs as Mediators of Angiotensin II Actions

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 303-304