Ca2+ regulation in vascular smooth muscle

Masato Hirata, Takashi Mikawa, Yoshiaki Nonomura, Setsuro Ebashi

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Regulation of aorta smooth muscle contraction by Ca ion requires the collaboration of the 80,000 dalton factor and tropomyosin. A method for preparing pure actin from aorta smooth muscle is described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1793-1796
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of biochemistry
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1977

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology

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    Hirata, M., Mikawa, T., Nonomura, Y., & Ebashi, S. (1977). Ca2+ regulation in vascular smooth muscle. Journal of biochemistry, 82(6), 1793-1796.