December 2007 - Volume 25 - Issue 12 : Journal of Hypertension

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December 2007 - Volume 25 - Issue 12
pp: 2361-2516,A1-A14,i-xi


Blood pressure measurements

Reproducibility of the circadian blood pressure pattern in 24-h versus 48-h recordings: the Spanish Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring Registry

Rey, Raquel Hernández-del; Martin-Baranera, Montserrat; Sobrino, Javier; More

Journal of Hypertension. 25(12):2406-2412, December 2007.

Genetic aspects


Endothelial dysfunction through genetic deletion or inhibition of the G protein-coupled receptor Mas: a new target to improve endothelial function

Peiró, Concepcion; Vallejo, Susana; Gembardt, Florian; More

Journal of Hypertension. 25(12):2421-2425, December 2007.

Pathophysiological aspects

Renin-angiotensin system

Prorenin is the endogenous agonist of the (pro)renin receptor. Binding kinetics of renin and prorenin in rat vascular smooth muscle cells overexpressing the human (pro)renin receptor

Batenburg, Wendy W; Krop, Manne; Garrelds, Ingrid M; More

Journal of Hypertension. 25(12):2441-2453, December 2007.


Metabolic syndrome, obesity, diabetes


Long-term nebivolol administration reduces renal fibrosis and prevents endothelial dysfunction in rats with hypertension induced by renal mass reduction

Pires, María J; Rodríguez-Peña, Ana B; Arévalo, Miguel; More

Journal of Hypertension. 25(12):2486-2496, December 2007.


Therapeutic aspects


Houben, Alphons JHM; de Leeuw, Peter W; Peeters, Louis L

Journal of Hypertension. 25(12):2512-2513, December 2007.


Fabia, Maria Jose; Abdilla, Noelia; Oltra, Rosa; More

Journal of Hypertension. 25(12):2514, December 2007.

Inheritance of arterial lesions in renal fibromuscular dysplasia

Perdu, Jérôme; Boutouyrie, Pierre; Bourgain, Catherine; More

Journal of Hypertension. 25(12):A3, December 2007.