Cellular and Molecular Biology of the Renin-Angiotensin System: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Cellular and Molecular Biology of the Renin-Angiotensin System

1st Edition

By Mohan K. Raizada

CRC Press

591 pages

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Cellular and Molecular Biology of the Renin-Angiotensin System provides the first review and update of the state-of-the-art cellular and molecular aspects of the renin-angiotensin system. The book presents detailed analyses from world experts on each component of this system, including future directions. Topics range from angiotensin II receptor subtypes to processing of renin to the use of transgenic animal models for studying the role of this system in hypertension.

Cellular and Molecular Biology of the Renin-Angiotensin System is essential reading for physiologists of the renin-angiotensin system, endocrinologists, cardiovascular specialists, renal physiologists, and neurobiologists.

Table of Contents

1. Renin 2. Angiotensinogen 3. Angiotensin Converting Enzyme 4. Angiotensin Receptors 5. Angiotensis Regulation of Gene Expression 6. Renin-Angiotensis and Human Hypertension

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCI049000
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / Molecular Biology
SCI086000
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General