angiotensin III

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an·gi·o·ten·sin III

(an'jē-ō-ten'sin),
A vasoactive heptapeptide less potent than angiotensin II on vascular smooth muscle but approximately equally active in promoting aldosterone secretion.

angiotensin III

A heptapeptide derived from angiotensin II after angiotensinases in red blood cells and in vascular beds cleave the N-terminal aspartame. Angiotensin III has 40% of A-II’s pressor activity and 100% of its aldosterone-producing activity.
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Classes A-I, A-II, A-III, A-IV, A-V, A-IO, A-PO, R-1 & R-II affirmed at 'AAA'.
As a result of the transaction, A-III is now the largest shareholder of the Company, owning approximately 47% of the Company's outstanding shares of common stock, or approximately 40% on a diluted basis assuming conversion of the outstanding units of limited partnership interest in the Company's operating partnership into Company common stock and assuming no exercise of the warrants.
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The Company is now externally managed by A-III Manager LLC, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of A-III, pursuant to a management agreement between the Company and A-III Manager that was executed at the closing.
This communication may be deemed to be solicitation material in respect of the approval of the proposed issuance of securities to A-III by the Company and related matters, and the proposed amendment to the Company's articles of incorporation.
The Company's current management would be replaced by A-III Manager LLC, an external management company owned by A-III, pursuant to a management agreement between the Company and A-III Manager.
If the actual net sales proceeds of the four properties are less than the estimated amount used to calculate the closing date net asset value, the Company will issue to A-III, as a purchase price adjustment, an additional number of shares of common stock, and the exercise price of the warrants will be reduced to be equal to the adjusted purchase price per share.
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