Accession Number:

ADA064321

Title:

Inhibition of Kininase II (Angiotensin I Converting Enzyme) by Human Serum Albumin and Its Fragments.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. 16 Oct 77-15 May 79,

Corporate Author:

TEXAS UNIV HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER AT DALLAS

Report Date:

1979-01-29

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

Because we have recently reported that blood contains inhibitors of angiotensin I converting enzyme kininase II CE, we investigated whether albumin and its fragments can inhibit CE, thus block the release of angiotensin II4 and the inactivation of bradykinin.

Subject Categories:

  • Biochemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE