Enzymes that Inactivate Vasoactive Peptides

  • E. G. Erdös
Part of the Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology / Handbuch der experimentellen Pharmakologie book series (HEP, volume 28 / 2)


This chapter deals with the enzymatic inactivation of two types of vasoactive peptides, plasma kinins and angiotensin II. The metabolic fate of other hormonal or exogenous peptides is not discussed here.


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