Vascular regulation by small peptides

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Abstract

Several peptides possessing antihypertensive effect proved to play a promising role in regulating vascular functions as described in the past researches. The present chapter is aimed to offer an overview of a new functionality of small peptides in preventing hypertension and vessel dysfunctions including atherosclerosis.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationBioactive Natural Products
Subtitle of host publicationOpportunities and Challenges in Medicinal Chemistry
PublisherWorld Scientific Publishing Co.
Pages201-221
Number of pages21
ISBN (Electronic)9789814335386
ISBN (Print)9814335371, 9789814335379
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2011

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Engineering(all)
  • Medicine(all)

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Matsui, T., Wang, Z., & Tanaka, M. (2011). Vascular regulation by small peptides. In Bioactive Natural Products: Opportunities and Challenges in Medicinal Chemistry (pp. 201-221). World Scientific Publishing Co.. https://doi.org/10.1142/9789814335386_0002