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Recent Advances in Cellular and Molecular Aspects of Angiotensin Receptors

  • Mohan K. Raizada
  • M. Ian Phillips
  • Colin Sumners

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 396)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Satoshi Murasawa, Hiroaki Matsubara, Yasukiyo Mori, Kazuhisa Kijima, Katsuya Maruyama, Mitsuo Inada
    Pages 1-10
  3. Baogen Su, Mickey M. Martin, Terry S. Elton
    Pages 11-21
  4. Hiroaki Matsubara, Yutaka Nio, Satoshi Murasawa, Kazuhisa Kijima, Katsuya Maruyama, Yasukiyo Mori et al.
    Pages 23-32
  5. L. A. Cassis, M. J. Fettinger, A. L. Roe, U. R. Shenoy, G. Howard
    Pages 39-47
  6. Shridhar N. Iyer, Michael J. Katovich, Mohan K. Raizada
    Pages 49-58
  7. W. G. Thomas, T. J. Thekkumkara, K. M. Baker
    Pages 59-69
  8. M. Ian Phillips, Philipp Ambühl, Robert Gyurko
    Pages 79-92
  9. T. A. Jenkins, A. M. Allen, S. Y. Chai, D. P. MacGregor, G. Paxinos, F. A. O. Mendelsohn
    Pages 93-103
  10. Neil E. Rowland, Melvin J. Fregly, Anny K. Rozelle, Annie Morien
    Pages 113-119
  11. E. Ann Tallant, Debra I. Diz, Carlos M. Ferrario
    Pages 121-129
  12. Jacqueline Pérodin, Roger Bossé, Sylvain Gagnon, Li-Ming Zhou, Richard Bouley, Richard Leduc et al.
    Pages 131-143
  13. Toshihiro Ichiki, Yoshikazu Kambayashi, Tadashi Inagami
    Pages 145-152
  14. Mickey M. Martin, Baogen Su, Terry S. Elton
    Pages 153-165
  15. Clara Nahmias, Sylvie M. Cazaubon, Malène Surren, Maryline Masson, Daniel Lazard, Phi Villageois et al.
    Pages 167-173
  16. Masami Tanaka, Junji Ohnishi, Yasuhiro Ozawa, Masataka Sugimoto, Satoshi Usuki, Mitsuhide Naruse et al.
    Pages 175-182
  17. A. H. Nielsen, A. Hagemann, B. Avery, K. Poulsen
    Pages 183-187
  18. G. M. Ciuffo, O. Johren, G. Egidy, F. M. J. Heemskerk, J. M. Saavedra
    Pages 189-197
  19. L. P. Reagan, D. K. Yee, P. F. He, S. J. Fluharty
    Pages 199-208
  20. Masatsugu Horiuchi
    Pages 217-224
  21. J. M. Saavedra, A. M. de Oliveira, O. Jöhren, M. Viswanathan
    Pages 247-252
  22. Conrad Sernia, Bruce Wyse, Siok-Keen Tey, Su-Lin Leong
    Pages 253-263
  23. Back Matter
    Pages 265-270

About this book

Introduction

Scientific advances over the past two decades have afforded unprecedented oppor­ tunities to understand the structure and function of receptors, receptor-ligand interactions, and receptor signaling. The extent ofprogress in this area is underscored by the recent Nobel Prize for Medicine and Physiology to Alfred Gilman and Martin Rodbell, both of whose work in understanding receptorlG-protein interactions has redefined the way in which we think of how hormones and neurochemicals exert their activity on cellular function. This book is replete with examples of current research approaches to help us better understand the cellular roles in which the renin-angiotensin system and the angiotensin receptors participate. Clearly, defining the structure of angiotensin receptor subtypes is an important first step in cJarifying the mechanisms by which these receptors take part in cellular function. However, the chapters within this book range far beyond structural studies and encompass research on tissue specific expression of the angiotensin receptor subtypes, the genetic regulation ofthese receptors, and the unique function ofvarious angiotensin subtypes in different organ systems, such as the brain, the reproductive system, adipose tissue, the heart, and the kidneys.

Keywords

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Editors and affiliations

  • Mohan K. Raizada
    • 1
  • M. Ian Phillips
    • 1
  • Colin Sumners
    • 1
  1. 1.University of FloridaGainesvilleUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4899-1376-0
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4899-1378-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4899-1376-0
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-2598
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