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Endothelins are proteins that constrict blood vessels and raise blood pressure. They are normally kept in balance by other mechanisms, but when they are over-expressed, they contribute to high blood pressure (hypertension) and heart disease.
Reducing cocaine use can potentially reverse coronary atherosclerosis

Reducing cocaine use can potentially reverse coronary atherosclerosis

Vitamin B3 may help treat preeclampsia-affected pregnant women

Vitamin B3 may help treat preeclampsia-affected pregnant women

Results of high-impact clinical trials could improve kidney-related medical care

Results of high-impact clinical trials could improve kidney-related medical care

No added benefit proven for pulmonary arterial hypertension drug, IQWiG finds

No added benefit proven for pulmonary arterial hypertension drug, IQWiG finds

Study reveals promising strategy against bladder cancer metastasis

Study reveals promising strategy against bladder cancer metastasis

GPCR-Gβγ inhibition therapy could prevent chronic and acute kidney damage in heart failure patients

GPCR-Gβγ inhibition therapy could prevent chronic and acute kidney damage in heart failure patients

New research on EdnrB, Wnt signaling pathways could lead to therapies for skin pigment disorders

New research on EdnrB, Wnt signaling pathways could lead to therapies for skin pigment disorders

Researchers identify potential drug target in skin for itchy feeling

Researchers identify potential drug target in skin for itchy feeling

New blood biomarkers could lead to better evaluation of treatment for patients with PAH

New blood biomarkers could lead to better evaluation of treatment for patients with PAH

14th APS symposium highlights role of endothelin in many biological functions

14th APS symposium highlights role of endothelin in many biological functions

Endothelin system offers potential therapeutic target for ALS

Endothelin system offers potential therapeutic target for ALS

Study provides mechanism for EDNRB gene's role in adaptation to life at high altitudes

Study provides mechanism for EDNRB gene's role in adaptation to life at high altitudes

Updated guidelines released for treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

Updated guidelines released for treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

Stopping cocaine use may lower levels of ET-1 protein that plays key role in coronary artery disease

Stopping cocaine use may lower levels of ET-1 protein that plays key role in coronary artery disease

PAH diagnosis delayed for adult congenital heart disease patients

PAH diagnosis delayed for adult congenital heart disease patients

Researchers call for earlier PAH diagnosis and treatment

Researchers call for earlier PAH diagnosis and treatment

Early decline in 6MWT distance predicts PAH worsening

Early decline in 6MWT distance predicts PAH worsening

Selten Pharma's SPI-026 granted FDA Orphan Drug Designation for treatment of PAH

Selten Pharma's SPI-026 granted FDA Orphan Drug Designation for treatment of PAH

UT Southwestern neuroscientists identify key brain cells that control circadian rhythms

UT Southwestern neuroscientists identify key brain cells that control circadian rhythms

Endothelin gene expression linked to vision loss in premature babies

Endothelin gene expression linked to vision loss in premature babies