Volume 1 1998

Endocrinology of Cardiovascular Function

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ISBN: 978-1-4613-7547-0 (Print) 978-1-4615-5569-8 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Sex Hormone And Vasculature

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-24

      Cardiovascular Consequences of Estrogen Receptor Gene Mutation in Mice and Man

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 25-44

      Sex Steroids and Endothelin

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 45-59

      Effects of Sex Steroids in Vascular Injury

  3. Angiotensin

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 61-61

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 63-77

      Angiotensin II, Growth Factors and the Lipoxygenase Pathway

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 79-98

      Angiotensin II, Oxidative Stress, and Nitric Oxide

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 99-117

      AT1 versus AT2 receptor

  4. Natriuretic Peptides

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 119-119

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 121-135

      Physiology of Natriuretic Peptides

  5. Diabetes and Vascular Disease

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 137-137

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 139-158

      Insulin and Insulin-Like Growth Factor I (IGF-I) Effects on Ca2+ and Nitric Oxide in Diabetes

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 159-180

      Protein Glycation and Diabetic Vascular Disease

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 181-196

      The Role of Protein Kinase C Activation in the Development of Diabetic Vascular Complications

  6. Endothelin

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 197-197

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 199-222

      Endothelin and Cardiovascular Function

  7. Growth Factors and Vascular Disease

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 223-223

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 225-234

      Insulin-Like Growth Factor I and the Heart

  8. PTHRP in Vasculature

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 235-235

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 237-254

      Cardiovascular Biology of the Parathyroid Hormone-Related Proteins

  9. Adrenomedullin: Vascular Hormone

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 255-255

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 257-278

      Adrenomedullin: Vascular Hormone

  10. Hypertension

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 279-279

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 281-309

      Genetic Disorders of the Renin-Angiotensin-Aldsterone System Causing Hypertension

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 311-325

      Mineralocorticoid Biosynthetic Pathways and Hypertension

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 327-337

      Possible Interactions Among Fatty Acids, Other Lipids, and Aldosterone in the Hypertension of Obesity

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 339-347