Glutamate-induced cerebral vasodilation is mediated by nitric oxide through N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cerebrovascular Circulation
  • Glutamic Acid
  • Nitric Oxide
  • Receptors, N-Methyl-D-Aspartate
  • Vasodilation

abstract

  • Glutamate-induced cerebral arteriolar dilation is mediated by NO through NMDA receptors, and NO does not play a major role in the cerebral arteriolar dilation to hypercapnia (PCO2 = 40 to 68 mm Hg) in newborn pigs.

publication date

  • January 1995

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 7740580

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 857

end page

  • 62; discussion 863

volume

  • 26

number

  • 5