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International Journal of Hypertension
Volume 2012, Article ID 121740, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/121740
Review Article

Biosynthetic Pathways and the Role of the Mas Receptor in the Effects of Angiotensin-(1–7) in Smooth Muscles

1Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
2Laboratory of Pharmacology, Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine from Ribeirão Preto, University of São Paulo (USP), Avenida do Café s/n, 14040-903 Ribeirão Preto, SP, Brazil
3Laboratory of Pharmacology, Department of Physics and Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences from Ribeirão Preto, University of São Paulo (USP), Avenida do Café s/n, 14040-903 Ribeirão Preto, SP, Brazil

Received 27 July 2011; Revised 19 September 2011; Accepted 22 September 2011

Academic Editor: Anderson J. Ferreira

Copyright © 2012 Marcio Augusto Fressatto de Godoy 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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