Signal transduction in hypertension: part II

Touyz, R.M. and Schiffrin, E.L. (1993) Signal transduction in hypertension: part II. Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension, 2(1), pp. 17-26.

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Essential hypertension is characterized by various cell membrane abnormalities associated with receptor characteristics, enzymatic activity, and transmembrane ion exchange. These processes are interrelated with cellular signal transduction. Defects in the tightly controlled intracellular signaling pathways and their implications in the pathogenesis of hypertension are reviewed.

Item Type:Articles
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Touyz, Professor Rhian
Authors: Touyz, R.M., and Schiffrin, E.L.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences
Journal Name:Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension
Publisher:Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins

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