Angiotensin-(1-7), an alternative metabolite of the renin-angiotensin system, is up-regulated in human liver disease and has antifibrotic activity in the bile-duct-ligated rat

John S Lubel, Chandana B Herath, Jorge Tchongue, Josephine Grace, Zhiyuan Jia, Karen Spencer, David Casley, Peter Crowley, William Sievert, Louise Burrell, Peter Angus

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Abstract

Angiotensin-(1-7), an alternative metabolite of the renin-angiotensin system, is up-regulated in human liver disease and has antifibrotic activity in the bile-duct-ligated rat.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)375 - 386
Number of pages12
JournalClinical Science
Volume117
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 2009

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Lubel, J. S., Herath, C. B., Tchongue, J., Grace, J., Jia, Z., Spencer, K., Casley, D., Crowley, P., Sievert, W., Burrell, L., & Angus, P. (2009). Angiotensin-(1-7), an alternative metabolite of the renin-angiotensin system, is up-regulated in human liver disease and has antifibrotic activity in the bile-duct-ligated rat. Clinical Science, 117(11), 375 - 386.