angiotensinogen

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Angiotensinogen — Masse/Länge Primärstruktur 452 aa; 49,8 kDa …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • angiotensinogen — noun A globulin produced by the liver See Also: angiotensin …   Wiktionary

  • angiotensinogen — The substrate for renin whereupon through enzymatic action angiotensin I is liberated; an abundant α2 globulin that circulates in the blood plasma. SYN: angiotensin precursor. * * * an·gio·ten·sin·o·gen ten(t) sin ə jən n …   Medical dictionary

  • Angiotensinogen — An|gi|o|ten|si|no|gen [↑ gen], das; s, e: ↑ Angiotensin …   Universal-Lexikon

  • renin substrate — angiotensinogen …   Medical dictionary

  • Angiotensin — causes blood vessels to constrict, and drives blood pressure up. It is part of the renin angiotensin system, which is a major target for drugs that lower blood pressure. Angiotensin also creates aldosterone, which causes the tubules of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Discovery and development of renin inhibitors — Renin inhibitors are antihypertensive drugs that inhibit the first and rate limiting step of the renin angiotensin aldosterone system (RAAS). Since the 1970s scientists have been trying to develop potent inhibitors with acceptable oral… …   Wikipedia

  • Renin — Protbox Name=Renin Photo=Renin.png Caption=Molecular structure of renin HGNCid = 9958 Symbol = REN AltSymbols = Names=Angiotensinogenase Chromosome = 1 Arm = q Band = 32 LocusSupplementaryData = Gene= Gene type= Protein length=406 Molecular… …   Wikipedia

  • Serge Carrière — Dr. Serge Carrière O.C., M.D., C.S.P.Q., F.R.C.P.(C), is a Canadian physiologist, physician and educator. .[1] Born in Montreal, Quebec on July 21, 1934, he studied at the Université de Montréal, taking his B.A. in 1954 and his M.D. in 1959. He… …   Wikipedia

  • Angiotensin I — Kugelmodell nach PDB  …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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