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Current Topics in Pharmacology
Phcol 514
12:30 PM, Wednesday, May 18, 2005
Room T-473 HSC


Speaker: Kimberly Burton
Topic: What Do Blood Pressure and Fertility Have in Common?

References:

  1. Kondoh G, Tojo H, Nakatani Y, Komazawa N, Murata C, Yamagata K, Maeda Y, Kinoshita T, Okabe M, Taguchi R, Takeda J. Angiotensin-converting enzyme is a GPI-anchored protein releasing factor crucial for fertilization. Nat Med. 2005 Feb; 11(2): 160-6.

  2. Krege JH, John SW, Langenbach LL, Hodgin JB, Hagaman JR, Bachman ES, Jennette JC, O'Brien DA, Smithies O. Male-female differences in fertility and blood pressure in ACE-deficient mice. Nature. 1995 May 11; 375(6527): 146-8.

  3. Hagaman JR, Moyer JS, Bachman ES, Sibony M, Magyar PL, Welch JE, Smithies O, Krege JH, O'Brien DA. Angiotensin-converting enzyme and male fertility. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1998 Mar 3; 95(5): 2552-7.

  4. Ramaraj P, Kessler SP, Colmenares C, Sen GC. Selective restoration of male fertility in mice lacking angiotensin-converting enzymes by sperm-specific expression of the testicular isozyme. J Clin Invest. 1998 Jul 15; 102(2): 371-8.

Reviews:
  1. Evans JP, Florman HM. The state of the union: the cell biology of fertilization. Nat Cell Biol. 2002 Oct; 4 Suppl: s57-63.


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