Chapter 12. Histamine

  1. Prof. Dr. Michael Bader
  1. Izabela Rozenberg1,
  2. Felix C. Tanner1 and
  3. Thomas F. Lüscher2

Published Online: 4 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527626236.ch12

Cardiovascular Hormone Systems: From Molecular Mechanisms to Novel Therapeutics

Cardiovascular Hormone Systems: From Molecular Mechanisms to Novel Therapeutics

How to Cite

Rozenberg, I., Tanner, F. C. and Lüscher, T. F. (2008) Histamine, in Cardiovascular Hormone Systems: From Molecular Mechanisms to Novel Therapeutics (ed M. Bader), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527626236.ch12

Editor Information

  1. Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC), Robert-Rössle-Strasse 10, 13092 Berlin, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Zurich, Physiology Institute, Cardiovascular Research, Winterthurerstrasse 190, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland

  2. 2

    University Hospital, Clinic of Cardiology, Rämistrasse 100, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 10 SEP 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527319206

Online ISBN: 9783527626236

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Keywords:

  • histamine;
  • receptor;
  • autoimmune disease;
  • allergy;
  • cardiovascular effect

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Biochemistry

  • Receptors

  • Vasomotion

  • Thrombosis

  • Inflammation

  • Atherosclerosis

  • Autoimmune Diseases and Allergy

  • Conclusions

  • References