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Descriptor in English: Angiotensins
Descriptor in Spanish: Angiotensinas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Angiotensinas
Descriptor in French: Angiotensines
Entry term(s): Angiotensin
Tree number(s): D06.472.699.094
D12.644.400.070
D12.644.456.073
D12.644.548.058
D12.776.631.650.070
D23.469.050.050
Scope note: Oligopeptides which are important in the regulation of blood pressure (VASOCONSTRICTION) and fluid homeostasis via the RENIN-ANGIOTENSIN SYSTEM. These include angiotensins derived naturally from precursor ANGIOTENSINOGEN, and those synthesized.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DE drug effects
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
History Note: 1978; for ANGIOTENSIN use ANGIOTENSIN II 1978-1999
See also the descriptors: Receptors, Angiotensin MeSH
Renin-Angiotensin System MeSH
DeCS UI: 22336
Descriptor UI: D000809
Date Established: 1964/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/11/23
Angiotensins - Preferred
Concept UI M0001210
Scope note Oligopeptides which are important in the regulation of blood pressure (VASOCONSTRICTION) and fluid homeostasis via the RENIN-ANGIOTENSIN SYSTEM. These include angiotensins derived naturally from precursor ANGIOTENSINOGEN, and those synthesized.
Preferred term Angiotensins
Entry term(s) Angiotensin



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