Angiotensinogen genotype affects renal and adrenal responses to angiotensin II in essential hypertension Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Blood Pressure
  • Family
  • Genome-Wide Association Study
  • Hypertension

abstract

  • A clear association between AGT genotype and response to infused Ang II was demonstrated for both the renal vasculature and the adrenal, consistent with the hypothesis that the AGT -6A genotype results in increased tissue expression of angiotensinogen and Ang II.

publication date

  • April 23, 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/01.CIR.0000014684.75359.68

PubMed ID

  • 11997278

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1921

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 105

number

  • 16