Angiotensin-(1-7) attenuates hypertension and cardiac hypertrophy via modulation of nitric oxide and neurotransmitter levels in the paraventricular nucleus in salt-sensitive hypertensive rats

Bin Liang, Ya-Nan Zhao, Xin Wang, Xiao-Jing Yu, Ying Li, Hui-Yu Yang, Qing Su, Yu-Ming Kang, Zhi-Ming Yang
2018 RSC Advances  
Angiotensin-(1-7) [Ang-(1-7)] is a multifunctional bioactive angiotensin peptide which exerts a cardiovascular protective function mainly by opposing the effects of angiotensin II.
doi:10.1039/c7ra09136b fatcat:anl67gxjmnd2towkfewbbj3nhe