Adrenomedullin

Peter Abel, Boyd Rorabaugh

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Abstract

Adrenomedullin is a member of the calcitonin family of peptides. It is produced by vascular smooth muscle cells, vascular endothelial cells, cardiomyocytes, adrenal chromaffin cells, macrophages, bronchial epithelium, and many other cell types. This peptide is a potent vasodilator in most vascular beds and has been implicated in the regulation of blood pressure, ....

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationxPharm
Subtitle of host publicationThe Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Pages1-7
Number of pages7
ISBN (Print)9780080552323
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2007

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)

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    Abel, P., & Rorabaugh, B. (2007). Adrenomedullin. In xPharm: The Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference (pp. 1-7). Elsevier Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-008055232-3.61173-0