Endothelium by Raouf A KhalilEndothelium by Raouf A Khalil


byRaouf A Khalil

Hardcover | July 21, 2016

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Endothelium, the new volume in theAdvances in Pharmacologyseries, presents readers with a variety of chapters that cover various endothelium-derived mediators and their changes with gender, and during vascular development, senescence, and hypertensive disorders.

Topics include endothelium, nitric oxide, gap junctions, potassium channels, endothelin, vascular development, vascular permeability, gender, aging, and preeclampsia. With contributions from the best authors in the field, the volume is an essential resource for pharmacologists, immunologists, and biochemists alike.

  • Contains contributions from the best authors in the field
  • Provides an essential resource for pharmacologists, immunologists, and biochemists
  • Covers endothelium-derived mediators and their changes
Dr. Raouf Khalil is an MD PhD who is very interested in scientific research. After receiving his MD, he joined the graduate school and received his PhD in Pharmacology from the University of Miami, Florida. After doing postdoctoral training at Harvard University, he joined the faculty at University of Mississippi Medical Center. He the...
Title:EndotheliumFormat:HardcoverDimensions:462 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:July 21, 2016Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0128043962

ISBN - 13:9780128043967

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Table of Contents

    1. The Endothelium-Dependent Nitric Oxide-cGMP Pathway
    2. Fabiola Zakia Mónica, Ka Bian and Ferid Murad

    3. Transcriptional and Post Translational Regulation of eNOS in the Endothelium
    4. David J.R. Fulton

    5. Endothelial Small and Intermediate Conductance K Channels and Endothelium-Dependent Hyperpolarization as Drug Target in Cardiovascular Disease
    6. Ralf Köhler, Aida Oliván-Viguera and Heike Wulff

    7. Epoxyeicosatrienoic Acids and 20-Hydroxyeisosatetraenoic Acid on Endothelial and Vascular Function
    8. John D Imig

    9. Endothelin-1 Biosynthesis, Signaling and Vasoreactivity
    10. Martin Houde, Louisane Desbiens and Pedro D Orléans-Juste

    11. Endothelium-Dependent Contractions: Prostacyclin and Endothelin-1, Partners in Crime?
    12. Oliver Baretella and Paul M. Vanhoutte

    13. Communication Through Gap Junctions in the Endothelium
    14. Kjestine Schmidt, Rainer Windler and Cor De Wit

    15. Molecular Signaling Pathways Controlling Vascular Tube Morphogenesis and Pericyte Induced Tube Maturation in 3D Extracellular Matrices
    16. Stephanie L.K. Bowers, Pieter R. Norden and George E. Davis

    17. Stress-Induced Premature Senescence of Endothelial and Endothelial Progenitor Cells
    18. Michael S. Goligorsky and Karen Hirschi

    19. Estrogens and Coronary Artery Disease: New Clinical Perspectives
    20. Matthias R. Meyer and Matthias Barton

    21. Mechanisms of Endothelial Dysfunction in Hypertensive Pregnancy and Preeclampsia

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