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REN  -  renin

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  • Plasma aldosterone increased slightly during the prorenin infusion (by 13%) and returned to baseline during the recovery period (P less than .05 compared to the infusion period) [1].


  1. Infusion of recombinant human prorenin into rhesus monkeys. Effects on hemodynamics, renin-angiotensin-aldosterone axis and plasma testosterone. Lenz, T., Sealey, J.E., Lappe, R.W., Carilli, C., Oshiro, G.T., Baxter, J.D., Laragh, J.H. Am. J. Hypertens. (1990) [Pubmed]
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