KENNETH MELVIN BAKER
Affiliation: Texas A and M Health Science Center
- The intracellular renin-angiotensin system in the heartRajesh Kumar
Curr Hypertens Rep 11:104-10. 2009..We describe the physiology of the intracellular RAS, potential pathologic roles of intracellular Ang II, and the relevance of the intracellular system in view of recent clinical trials involving various RAS inhibitors...
- Angiotensin type 1a receptor-deficient mice develop diabetes-induced cardiac dysfunction, which is prevented by renin-angiotensin system inhibitorsQian Chen Yong
Division of Molecular Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College of Medicine Scott and White Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, 1901 South First Street, Building 205, Temple, Texas 76504, USA
Cardiovasc Diabetol 12:169. 2013..In cardiac myocytes, intracellular angiotensin (ANG) II synthesis and actions are ACE and AT1 independent, respectively. However, a role of this system in diabetes-induced organ damage is not clear...
- Intracardiac intracellular angiotensin system in diabetesRajesh Kumar
Division of Molecular Cardiology, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College of Medicine, Temple, TX 76504, USA
Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 302:R510-7. 2012..We have discussed the significance of an intracellular RAS in cardiac pathophysiology and implications for potential therapies...