Assay of Renin and Hypertensin with the Isolated Guinea-Pig Ileum
ZULEIKA P. PICARELLI, REGINA KUPPER, ELINE S. PRADO, J. L. PRADO, J. R. VALLE
Circulation Research. 1954;2:354-358Originally published July 1, 1954
ZULEIKA P. PICARELLI
ELINE S. PRADO
J. L. PRADO
J. R. VALLE
Renin and hypertensin may be easily assayed with the isolated guinea-pig ileum, which is as sensitive as the vascular toad preparation. Hypertensin itself is the substance which acts on the smooth muscle of the ileum.
- Received March 16, 1954.
- © 1954 American Heart Association, Inc.