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In order to investigate the existence of potential gender differences on the effects of intrauterine undernutrition, both male and female offspring of pregnant Wistar rats on normal and restricted ...

Cardiovascular Research, Original Article, Maria do Carmo P Franco, Robéria Maria M.P Arruda, Ana Paula Villela Dantas, Elisa Mitiko Kawamoto, Zuleica B Fortes, Cristoforo Scavone, Maria Helena C ...

Date : 01/10/2002 Item size : 250179 bytes

Abstract Aims α-Melanocyte-stimulating hormone (α-MSH), derived from the precursor molecule pro-opiomelanocortin, exerts potent anti-inflammatory actions in the vasculature, but its role in ...

Cardiovascular Research, Original Article, Petteri Rinne, Wendy Nordlund, Ilkka Heinonen, Anna-Maija Penttinen, Antti Saraste, Suvi T. Ruohonen, Satu Mäkelä, Laura Vähätalo, Katja Kaipio, ...

Date : 01/02/2013 Item size : 307415 bytes

Abstract Objectives: The F2-isoprostanes are a family of novel prostaglandin isomers and a stable product of in vivo oxidative stress. 8-epi-prostaglandinF2α, a member of this isoprostane family, ...

Cardiovascular Research, Original Article, Stephanie H. Wilson, Patricia J.M. Best, Lilach O. Lerman, David R. Holmes, Darcy M. Richardson, Amir Lerman

Date : 01/12/1999 Item size : 217316 bytes

The mRNA, phosphorylation, and protein levels of APJ, Akt, and endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS) were analyzed by reverse transcriptionpolymerase chain reaction and Western blotting, ...

Cardiovascular Research, Original Article, Jiu-Chang Zhong, Xi-Yong Yu, Yu Huang, Lai-Ming Yung, Chi-Wai Lau, Shu-Guang Lin

Date : 01/06/2007 Item size : 236658 bytes

Abstract The endothelium plays a key role in the maintenance of vascular homeostasis, and increased oxidative stress in vascular disease leads to reduced nitric oxide bioavailability and impaired ...

Cardiovascular Research, Review, Giovanni E. Mann, David J. Rowlands, Francois Y.L. Li, Patricia de Winter, Richard C.M. Siow

Date : 15/07/2007 Item size : 768335 bytes

Abstract Objective: Angiotensin II (Ang II), endothelin-1 (ET-1) and reactive oxygen species (ROS) have been implicated in the development of pathologic changes associated with obesity including ...

Cardiovascular Research, Original Article, Alexa L. Mundy, Elvira Haas, Indranil Bhattacharya, Corinne C. Widmer, Martin Kretz, Regina Hofmann-Lehmann, Roberta Minotti, Matthias Barton

Date : 15/01/2007

Abstract Objective: We examined the morphological changes induced by repeated endothelial denudation in coronary artery (CA), as well as functional changes in the endothelium-dependent and smooth ...

Cardiovascular Research, Original Article, Shu-ichi Saitoh, Tomiyoshi Saito, Takayuki Ohwada, Atsushi Ohtake, Futoshi Onogi, Kazuhiko Aikawa, Kazuhira Maehara, Yukio Maruyama

Date : 01/06/1998

Protein expression, vascular reactivity and soluble guanylate cyclase activity in mice lacking the endothelial cell nitric oxide synthase: contributions of NOS isoforms to blood pressure and heart ...

Cardiovascular Research, Original Article, Georg Kojda, Jorn B. Laursen, Santhini Ramasamy, Jonathan D. Kent, Sabine Kurz, Jana Burchfield, Edward G. Shesely, David G. Harrison

Date : 01/04/1999

Impaired activities of antioxidant enzymes elicit endothelial dysfunction in spontaneous hypertensive rats despite enhanced vascular nitric oxide generation KeywordsEndotheliumAntioxidantsNitric ...

Cardiovascular Research, Original Article, Sibel Ülker, Dorothy McMaster, Pascal P. McKeown, Ulvi Bayraktutan

Date : 01/08/2003

Results: There was a statistically significant increase in endothelium-dependent relaxation to serotonin and to bradykinin with methyltetrahydropterin and with superoxide dismutase plus catalase ...

Cardiovascular Research, Original Article, Olivier Malo, Fanny Desjardins, Jean-François Tanguay, Jean-Claude Tardif, Michel Carrier, Louis P. Perrault

Date : 01/08/2003