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International Journal of Hypertension
Volume 2012, Article ID 581780, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/581780
Clinical Study

N-Domain Isoform of Angiotensin I Converting Enzyme as a Marker of Hypertension: Populational Study

1Nephrology Division, Department of Medicine, Federal University of Sao Paulo, 740 Botucatu Street, 04023-900 Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
2Laboratory of Genetics and Molecular Cardiology, Heart Institute (InCor), Sao Paulo University Medical School, 05403-900 Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
3Department of Physiological Sciences, Federal University of Espirito Santo, 29075-910 Vitoria, ES, Brazil

Received 4 February 2012; Accepted 5 March 2012

Academic Editor: Kazuko Masuo

Copyright © 2012 Leila C. V. Maluf-Meiken 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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