Project

Modulation of the cGMP pathway by oxidative stress in smooth muscle relaxation and inflammation

Duration
01 January 2010 → 31 October 2017
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund
Research disciplines
  • Medical and health sciences
    • Cardiac and vascular medicine
    • Endocrinology and metabolic diseases
    • Gastro-enterology and hepatology
    • Gynaecology and obstetrics
    • Immunology
    • Physiology
    • Cardiac and vascular medicine
    • Endocrinology and metabolic diseases
    • Gastro-enterology and hepatology
    • Gynaecology and obstetrics
    • Immunology
    • Microbiology
    • Physiology
    • Nursing
    • Cardiac and vascular medicine
    • Endocrinology and metabolic diseases
    • Gastro-enterology and hepatology
    • Gynaecology and obstetrics
    • Immunology
    • Physiology
Keywords
Nitric oxide (NO) shock muscle cell
 
Project description

Using mouse transgenic technology it will be aimed to explain a number of observations questionning the existing paradigm about the activity of NO and sGC, and this in shock, the cardiovsacualr and the gastro-intestinal system.