Nitrate and nitrite in biology, nutrition and therapeutics
(2009) Nitrate and nitrite in biology, nutrition and therapeutics. Nature Chemical Biology, Vol.5 (No.12). pp. 865-869. ISSN 1552-4450 Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nchembio.260
Inorganic nitrate and nitrite from endogenous or dietary sources are metabolized in vivo to nitric oxide (NO) and other bioactive nitrogen oxides. The nitrate-nitrite-NO pathway is emerging as an important mediator of blood flow regulation, cell signaling, energetics and tissue responses to hypoxia. The latest advances in our understanding of the biochemistry, physiology and therapeutics of nitrate, nitrite and NO were discussed during a recent 2-day meeting at the Nobel Forum, Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm.
|Item Type:||Journal Item|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QD Chemistry|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Medicine > Warwick Medical School > Translational & Systems Medicine > Metabolic and Vascular Health
Faculty of Medicine > Warwick Medical School
|Journal or Publication Title:||Nature Chemical Biology|
|Publisher:||Nature Publishing Group|
|Official Date:||December 2009|
|Number of Pages:||5|
|Page Range:||pp. 865-869|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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