Title : Increased superoxide contributes to enhancement of vascular contraction in Ins2(Akita) diabetic mice, an autosomal dominant mutant model.

Pub. Date : 2008 Sep

PMID : 18788099

1 Functional Relationships(s)
Compound Name
Protein Name
1 Tempol (a scavenger of superoxide), apocynin (an inhibitor of NADPH oxidase) and allopurinol (an inhibitor of xanthine oxidase) all not only decreased superoxide in carotid arteries, but also suppressed arterial contractions to U46619 in Ins2(Akita) diabetic mice. Superoxides xanthine dehydrogenase Mus musculus