Hypoxic Pulmonary Vasoconstriction

Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms

  • Jason X. -J. Yuan

Part of the Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine book series (DICM, volume 252)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Physiology and Pathophysiology of Hypoxic Pulmonary Vasoconstriction

  3. Role of Intra Cellular Ca2+ and Ca2+ Sensitivity in Hypoxic Pulmonary Vasoconstriction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 51-51
    2. Jean-Pierre Savineau, Sébastien Bonnet, Roger Marthan
      Pages 67-79
    3. A. Mark Evans, Michelle Dipp
      Pages 81-101
  4. Role of Ion Channels in Hypoxic Pulmonary Vasoconstriction

  5. Role of Endothelium in Hypoxic Pulmonary Vasoconstriction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 215-215
    2. Jeremy P. T. Ward, Philip I. Aaronson
      Pages 217-230
  6. Mechanisms of Oxygen Sensing in the Pulmonary Vasculature

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 231-231
    2. Sachin A. Gupte, Michael S. Wolin
      Pages 247-262
    3. Andrea Olschewski, E. Kenneth Weir
      Pages 277-291
  7. Oxygen-Sensing Mechanisms in Other Organs and Tissues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 339-339
    2. José López-Barneo, Batricia Ortega-Sáenz, Maria García-Fernández, Ricardo Pardal
      Pages 361-373
    3. Roger J. Thompson, Colin A. Nurse
      Pages 375-388
    4. Laura Conforti, David E. Millhorn
      Pages 389-399
  8. Pathology and Mechanisms of Hypoxia-Induced Pulmonary Hypertension

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 401-401
    2. Ivan F. McMurtry, Natalie R. Bauer, Sarah A. Gebb, Karen A. Fagan, Tetsutaro Nagaoka, Masahiko Oka et al.
      Pages 419-435
    3. Ari L. Zaiman, Rubin M. Tuder
      Pages 437-447
    4. Maria G. Frid, Neil J. Davie, Kurt R. Stenmark
      Pages 449-469
    5. Bernadette Raffestin, Serge Adnot, Saadia Eddahibi
      Pages 497-510
    6. Mark N. Gillespie, Kathryn A. Ziel, Mykhaylo Ruchko, Pavel Babal, Jack W. Olson
      Pages 511-522
    7. Mallik R. Karamsetty, James C. Leiter, Lo Chang Ou, Ioana R. Preston, Nicholas S. Hill
      Pages 523-541
  9. Experimental Models for the Study of Hypoxic Pulmonary Vasoconstriction

  10. Back Matter
    Pages 583-590

About this book


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Editors and affiliations

  • Jason X. -J. Yuan
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MedicineUniversity of California, San Diego School of MedicineSan Diego

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Kluwer Academic Publishers 2004
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4020-7857-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4020-7858-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0166-9842
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