endothelial nitric oxide synthase


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endothelial nitric oxide synthase

the constitutive isoform of nitric oxide synthase found within vascular endothelial cells.
See also: nitric oxide synthase, nitric oxide.
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Those with significant vascular risks may also consider incorporating a specialized form of enteric-coated superoxide dismutase (SOD) that protects the endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS) from oxidative damage.
Functional comparison of the endothelial nitric oxide synthase Glu298Asp polymorphic variants in human endothelial cells.
5-methyltetrahydrofolate rapidly improves endothelial function and decreases superoxide production in human vessels: effects on vascular tetrahydrobiopterin availability and endothelial nitric oxide synthase coupling.
Functional characterization of Glu298Asp mutant human endothelial nitric oxide synthase purified from a yeast expression system.
Post-transcriptional regulation of endothelial nitric oxide synthase mRNA stability by Rho GTPase.
Expression and localization of induci[cut-off] and endothelial nitric oxide synthase in the rat ovar[cut-off] Journal of Clinical Investigation 96:2719-2726, 199[cut-off].
The high efficacy of Metanx[R] is likely explained by the synergistic interactions of its components counteracting oxidative-nitrosative stress though restoration of endothelial nitric oxide synthase coupling in nerve vasculature (L-methylfolate), neutralization of superoxide and peroxynitrite (methylcobalamin), and chelation of transition metals and abrogation of formation of advanced glycation end-products (pyridoxal 5'-phosphate).
Estrogen receptor-alpha and endothelial nitric oxide synthase nuclear complex regulates transcription of human telomerase.

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