Category Archives: ERp44

Researchers identify a new mechanism for the regulation of blood pressure.


Researchers at the RIKEN Brain Science Institute have uncovered a new mechanism for the regulation of blood pressure. The new study links events at the single-cell level to a system-level effect, showing that blood pressure can drop dramatically if the protein ERAP1 is released from cells and enters the blood stream.  Because high blood pressure is a primary risk factor

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