Gene Symbol: PTGIS
Description: prostaglandin I2 (prostacyclin) synthase
Alias: CYP8A1, cytochrome P450 8A1
- C-reactive protein impairs coronary arteriolar dilation to prostacyclin synthase activation: role of peroxynitriteTravis W Hein
Scott and White Memorial Hospital, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, Texas A and M Health Science Center, 702 Southwest H K Dodgen Loop, Temple, TX 76504, USA
J Mol Cell Cardiol 47:196-202. 2009..By impairing PGI(2)-S function, and thus PGI(2) release, CRP could promote endothelial dysfunction and participate in the development of coronary artery disease...
- Role of Endothelin System and NAD(P)H Oxidase in Retinal Arteriolar DysfunctionTravis W Hein; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Role of Endothelin System and NAD(P)H Oxidase in Retinal Arteriolar DysfunctionTRAVIS HEIN; Fiscal Year: 2009..Project Description Page 6 ..