The Textbook of Nephro-Endocrinology is the definitive translational reference in the field of nephro-endocrinology, investigating both the endocrine functions of the kidneys and how the kidney acts as a target for hormones from other organ systems. It offers researchers and clinicians expert, gold-standard analyses of nephro-endocrine research and translation into the treatment of diseases such as anemia, chronic kidney disease (CKD), rickets, osteoporosis, and, hypoparathyroidism. * Investigates both the endocrine functions of the kidneys and how the kidney acts as a target for hormones from other organ systems. * Presents a uniquely comprehensive and cross-disciplinary look at all aspects of nephro-endocrine disorders in one reference work. * Clear translational presentations by the top endocrinologists and nephrologists in each specific hormone or functional/systems field.... Direct and indirect vasoconstriction Phosphoinositide pathway (activate phospholipase C) Kidney (bladder, adipocytes, platelets, ... The human V2 receptor gene has 35% homology with the human b1 adrenergic receptor and its ligand-binding properties ... segments and found high expression in the glomerulus, initial cortical CD, cortical CD, outer medullary CD, inner medullary CD and arcuate artery.
|Title||:||Textbook of Nephro-Endocrinology|
|Author||:||Ajay K. Singh, Gordon H. Williams|
|Publisher||:||Academic Press - 2009-01-12|