nitric oxide synthase


Gene Symbol: nitric oxide synthase
Description: nitric oxide synthase 1
Alias: NNOS, LOW QUALITY PROTEIN: nitric oxide synthase, brain, nitric oxide synthase, brain, Nitric oxide synthase, brain, nitric oxide synthase 1 (neuronal)
Species: sheep

Top Publications

  1. Bombardi C, Grandis A, Chiocchetti R, Lucchi M. Distribution of calbindin-D28k, neuronal nitric oxide synthase, and nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate diaphorase (NADPH-d) in the lateral nucleus of the sheep amygdaloid complex. Anat Embryol (Berl). 2006;211:707-20 pubmed
    This study describes calbindin-D28k (CB), neuronal nitric oxide synthase (nNOS), and nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate diaphorase (NADPH-d) expression in the lateral nucleus of the sheep amygdaloid complex...
  2. Oishi P, Wiseman D, Sharma S, Kumar S, Hou Y, Datar S, et al. Progressive dysfunction of nitric oxide synthase in a lamb model of chronically increased pulmonary blood flow: a role for oxidative stress. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2008;295:L756-66 pubmed publisher
    ..Lung tissue nitric oxide synthase (NOS) activity, endothelial NOS (eNOS), neuronal NOS (nNOS), inducible NOS (iNOS), and heat shock protein ..
  3. Gao H, Wu G, Spencer T, Johnson G, Bazer F. Select nutrients in the ovine uterine lumen. V. Nitric oxide synthase, GTP cyclohydrolase, and ornithine decarboxylase in ovine uteri and peri-implantation conceptuses. Biol Reprod. 2009;81:67-76 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, biosynthesis of NO and polyamines in ovine uterine endometria and conceptuses is potentially regulated at transcriptional, translational, and posttranslational levels to favor conceptus development and implantation...
  4. Cox R, Jacob S, Oliveras G, Murakami K, Enkhbaatar P, Traber L, et al. Pulmonary expression of nitric oxide synthase isoforms in sheep with smoke inhalation and burn injury. Exp Lung Res. 2009;35:104-18 pubmed publisher
    Previous studies have indicated increased plasma levels of inducible nitric oxide synthase in lung...
  5. Kameny R, He Y, Morris C, Sun C, Johengen M, Gong W, et al. Right ventricular nitric oxide signaling in an ovine model of congenital heart disease: a preserved fetal phenotype. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2015;309:H157-65 pubmed publisher
    ..These data demonstrate preserved fetal NOS phenotype and NO signaling in shunt RV, which may partially explain the mechanism underlying the adaptive response to increased afterload seen in the RV of shunt lambs. ..
  6. Dincel G, Kul O. Increased expressions of ADAMTS-13, neuronal nitric oxide synthase, and neurofilament correlate with severity of neuropathology in Border disease virus-infected small ruminants. PLoS ONE. 2015;10:e0120005 pubmed publisher
    ..In this report it is aimed to investigate the expression of neuronal nitric oxide synthase (nNOS), A Disintegrin And Metalloprotease with Thrombospondin type I repeats-13 (ADAMTS-13), and ..
  7. Wood C, Chen G, Keller Wood M. Expression of nitric oxide synthase isoforms is reduced in late-gestation ovine fetal brainstem. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2005;289:R613-R619 pubmed publisher
    ..The present study was designed to test the hypothesis that nitric oxide synthase (NOS) isoforms are expressed in the fetal brainstem and that the expression of one or more of these ..
  8. Saunders F, Westphal M, Enkhbaatar P, Wang J, Pazdrak K, Nakano Y, et al. Molecular biological effects of selective neuronal nitric oxide synthase inhibition in ovine lung injury. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2010;298:L427-36 pubmed publisher
    Neuronal nitric oxide synthase is critically involved in the pathogenesis of acute lung injury resulting from combined burn and smoke inhalation injury...