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Angiotensinogen

Handbook of Physiology, The Endocrine System, Endocrine Regulation of Water and Electrolyte Balance

  1. Duane A. Tewksbury

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp070302

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Tewksbury, D. A. 2011. Angiotensinogen. Comprehensive Physiology. 59–80.

Author Information

  1. Marshfield Medical Research and Education Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Primary Structure
  • 2
    Kinetics of the Renin-Angiotensinogen Reaction
  • 3
    Regulation
    • 3.1
      Hormonal Regulation
    • 3.2
      Transcriptional and Translational Regulation
    • 3.3
      In Vivo Manipulation of Angiotensinogen Gene Expression
  • 4
    Tissue Renin–Angiotensin Systems
    • 4.1
      Brain
    • 4.2
      Pituitary
    • 4.3
      Kidney
    • 4.4
      Adrenal
    • 4.5
      Heart
    • 4.6
      Vascular Tissue
    • 4.7
      Adipose Tissue
  • 5
    Angiotensinogen and the Acute-Phase Reaction
  • 6
    Angiotensinogen and Essential Hypertension
  • 7
    Angiotensinogen and Preeclampsia
  • 8
    Angiotensinogen and Heart Disease
  • 9
    Summary