Ion flux in pulmonary vascular control / edited by E. Kenneth Weir, Joseph R. Hume, and John T. Reeves.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Plenum Press, [1993], ©1993.
Description
ix, 347 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.

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Related name
Series
NATO ASI series. Series A, Life sciences ; v. 251. [More in this series]
Notes
  • "Proceedings of a NATO advanced research workshop, the Sixth Grover Conference on the Pulmonary Circulation, held October 15-18, 1992, in Sedalia, Colorado"--T.p. verso.
  • "Published in cooperation with NATO Scientific Affairs Division."
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Pulmonary Hypertension: From Phenomenology to a Molecular Understanding of Disease Mechanisms / N. F. Voelkel
  • The Electrophysiology of Smooth Muscle Cells and Techniques for Studying Ion Channels / N. Leblanc and X. Wan
  • Calcium Channels in Arterial Smooth Muscle Cells / J. M. Quayle and M. T. Nelson
  • Interactions of Intracellular Ca[superscript 2+] Pools in Vascular Smooth Muscle / C. van Breemen and Q. Chen
  • Na-Ca Exchange in Isolated Coronary Myocytes: A Study Combining Voltage clamp and Ca[superscript 2+] Fluorometry / G. Isenberg and V. Ganitkevich
  • Role of Calcium ATPases in Pulmonary Vascular Reactivity / I. S. Farrukh and J. R. Michael
  • Fast Na[superscript +] Current and Ca[superscript 2+] Currents in Smooth Muscles / N. Sperelakis, Z. Xiong, Y. Inoue, Y. Ohya, K. Shimamura, D. Bielefeld and J. Lorenz
  • Influence of Physical and Environmental Factors on Ion Channels in Arterial Muscle / D. R. Harder, D. Gebremedhin and R. J. Roman.
  • Potassium Channels Activated by Calcium Released from the Sarcoplasmic Reticulum in Vascular Smooth Muscles / K. Kitamura, H. Kuriyama and H. Nabata
  • ATP-Sensitive Potassium Channels in the Pulmonary Vasculature / L. H. Clapp and A. M. Gurney
  • Electrophysiological Actions of Extracellular ATP Application / C. D. Benham
  • An ATP-Activated Potassium Channel in Smooth Muscle Cells from the Pulmonary Artery / S. Albarwani and P. Nye
  • The Effect of Prostacyclin Analogs on Vascular K Channels / G. Siegel, M. Bostanjoglo, K. Ruckborn, F. Schnalke, J. Mironneau and G. Stock
  • Potassium Channel Modulated by Hypoxia and the Redox Status in Glomus Cells of the Carotid Body / A. R. Benot, M. D. Ganfornina and J. Lopez-Barneo
  • Redox Regulation of Potassium Channels and Hypoxic Pulmonary Vasoconstriction / J. M. Post, E. K. Weir, S. L. Archer and J. R. Hume.
  • The Sodium Gradient, Potassium Channels, and Regulation of Calcium in Pulmonary and Mesenteric Arterial Smooth Muscle: Effects of Hypoxia / X.-J. Yuan, C. G. Salvaterra, M. L. Tod, M. Juhaszova, W. F. Goldman, L. J. Rubin and M. P. Blaustein
  • The Importance of Calcium in the Regulation of EDRF Synthesis in the Pulmonary Vasculature / S. L. Archer, V. Hampl, J. Huang and N. Cowan
  • The Role of Ion Channels in Vascular Endothelium / A. Luckhoff
  • Calcium Signalling in Vascular Endothelial Cells: Calcium Entry and Release / D. J. Adams, J. Rusko and G. Van Slooten
  • Mechanosensitive Ion Channels in Vascular Endothelial Cells / T. R. Elam and J. B. Lansman
  • Membrane Hyperpolarization as a Mechanism for Endothelium-Dependent Vasodilation / J. E. Brayden
  • The Interaction between Flow-Induced Vasoconstriction and Vasodilation: A Mechanism for Setting the Level of Vascular Tone / J. A. Bevan.
  • Correlation of Acute Prostacyclin Response in Primary (Unexplained) Pulmonary Hypertension with Efficacy of Treatment with Calcium Channel Blockers and Survival / B. M. Groves, D. B. Badesch, D. Turkevich, R. V. Ditchey, K. Donnellan, K. Wynne, A. D. Robertson, W. A. Long, N. Voelkel and J. T. Reeves
  • Role of Endothelium-Derived Nitric Oxide in Perinatal Pulmonary Vasoregulation / S. H. Abman, D. N. Cornfield and J. P. Kinsella.
ISBN
0306445611
LCCN
93005628
OCLC
28427601
RCP
C - S
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