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International Journal of Hypertension
Volume 2011, Article ID 216464, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2011/216464
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Modulation of Tyrosine Hydroxylase, Neuropeptide Y, Glutamate, and Substance P in Ganglia and Brain Areas Involved in Cardiovascular Control after Chronic Exposure to Nicotine

1Departamento de Genetica e Biologia Evolutiva, Instituto de Biociencias, Universidade de São Paulo, Rua do Matao 277, 05508-090 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
2Departamento de Fisiologia, Instituto de Biociencias, Universidade de São Paulo, 05508-090 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
3Departamento de Neurologia, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de São Paulo, 01246-903 São Paulo, SP, Brazil

Received 11 February 2011; Revised 3 June 2011; Accepted 14 June 2011

Academic Editor: Thomas Unger

Copyright © 2011 Merari F. R. Ferrari et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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