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Renin secretion and 5-hydroxytryptamine

  • William F. Ganong
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Part of the Developments in CardioCardiovascular Pharmacology of 5-Hydroxytryptamine book series (DICM, volume 106)

Abstract

A chance observation that intravenous 5-hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP) increased plasma renin activity (PRA) in dogs led us to a detailed study of the role of 5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) in the central nervous system in the regulation of renin secretion.

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