The L-arginine-nitric Oxide Pathway: Role in Atherosclerosis and Therapeutic Implications

Atherosclerosis. 1996 Nov 15;127(1):1-11. doi: 10.1016/s0021-9150(96)05953-9.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Arginine / physiology*
  • Arteriosclerosis / drug therapy*
  • Arteriosclerosis / metabolism
  • Arteriosclerosis / physiopathology*
  • Endothelium, Vascular / metabolism
  • Humans
  • Muscle, Smooth, Vascular / metabolism
  • Nitric Oxide / physiology*
  • Vasodilation

Substances

  • Nitric Oxide
  • Arginine