Angiotensin II receptor subtypes in the skeletal muscle vasculature of patients with severe congestive heart failure Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Blood Vessels
  • Heart Failure
  • Muscle, Skeletal
  • Receptors, Angiotensin

abstract

  • The AT2-R gene is not expressed in the skeletal muscle of patients with CHF. In the absence of detectable AT2-R gene transcripts, the AT2-R pathway is unlikely to contribute to the effects of AT1-R antagonists on the skeletal muscle vasculature in patients with severe CHF.

publication date

  • October 31, 2000

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 11056094

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2210

end page

  • 3

volume

  • 102

number

  • 18