By Gerd Heusch,H. Grobecker,B.E. Strauer

within the final decade, ACE inhibitors became a cornerstone of cardiovascular drug treatment. important results in sufferers with high blood pressure, middle failure, and publish myocardial infarction were tested in huge scientific trials. In parallel, ex perimental study has shifted the curiosity from the instant homeostatic functionality of the circulating renin-angiotensin-system to the a number of paracrine capabilities of neighborhood tissue renin-angiotensin-systems, together with hypertrophy, hyperplasia, athe- oenesis, and vasomotion. . It was once the purpose or a symposium held in Hamburg, October 22-24, 1992, to collect a world panel of experimental and scientific scientists and to debate the latest findings at the position of angiotensin and linked mediators in motor vehicle diovascular version and sickness, with a selected emphasis at the therapy of such disorder by way of ACE inhibitors. The assembly and this booklet have been generously supported by way of Astra chemical substances. H. Grobecker G. Heusch B. E. Strauer Contents Foreword. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . V advent neighborhood expression and pathophysiological function of renin-angiotensin within the blood vessels and center Dzau, V. J. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 Myocardial Perfusion Angiotensin, ACE-inhibitors and endothelial regulate of vasomotor tone Luscher, T. F. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 neighborhood and neurohumoral keep an eye on of coronary blood circulate Krajcar, M., G. Heusch. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25 ACE-inhibitors in coronary artery illness? Vogt, M., W. Matz, B. E. Strauer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . forty three Myocardial Hypertrophy Molecular mechanisms of cardiac gene expression Nadal-Ginard, B., V. Mahdavi . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . sixty five Myocardial perfusion based and self reliant mechanisms of neighborhood myocardial disorder in hypertrophy Vatner, S. F., L. Hittinger . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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