Insulin and the Regulation of the Cardiovascular System: Role of the l-arginine Nitric Oxide Pathway and the Sympathetic Nervous System

  • U. Scherrer

Abstract

The past several years have witnessed a major surge of interest in the cardiovascular actions of insulin and the potential role played by both the sympathetic nervous system and the l-arginine nitric oxide system in the mediation of these actions.

Keywords

Obesity Dexamethasone Norepinephrine Glucocorticoid Fructose 

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