EDHF


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AcronymDefinition
EDHFEndothelium-Dependent Hyperpolarization Factor
EDHFEndothelium-Derived Hyperpolarizing Factor
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However, the contribution of the activation of the COX- and EDHF pathways by CGA in the improvement of agonist-induced relaxation cannot be excluded.
The reduction of permeability increase could be mainly due to EDHF release induce vasodilatation together with NO.
EDHF is thought to be a cytochrome P450-derived arachidonic acid metabolite that hyperpolarizes vascular smooth muscle cells by opening [Ca.
EDHF production seems to be inhibited by NO and/or prostacyclin and has been described as an important regulator of vascular tone under certain pathologic conditions and in certain vascular beds, such as the coronary microcirculation (7).