Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, October 9th, 2006
"ACE-related carboxypeptidase (ACE2) may counterbalance the angiotensin (ANG) II-promoting effects of ACE in tissues where both enzymes are found. Alterations in renal ACE and ACE2 expression have been described in experimental models of diabetes, but ACE2 activity was not assessed in previous studies," scientists in the United States report.
J. Wysocki and colleagues at Northwestern...
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