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Author Blake, Rachel Elizabeth

Title Chemical coding of vascular nitrergic nerves in lower vertebrates / by Rachel Elizabeth Blake
Published [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2009


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  573.1343 Bla/Cco  AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 143 leaves : illustrations ; 30 cm
Summary Nitric oxide is an important regulator of blood pressure in mammals. This study provided new information on the role of nitric-oxide releasing sympathetic nerves in vascular regulation of lower vertebrates. The research outcomes advance knowledge on the potential role of these unique nerves in the control of the lower vertebrate cardiovascular system
Notes Submitted to the School of Life and Environmental Sciences of the Faculty of Science and Technology, Deakin University
Degree conferred 2010
Thesis (M.Sc.)--Deakin University, Victoria, 2009
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (leaves 127-137)
Subject Blood pressure -- Regulation.
Nitric oxide -- Physiological effect.
Fishes -- Cardiovascular system.
Amphibians -- Cardiovascular system.
Sympathetic nervous system.
Genre/Form Academic theses.
Author Deakin University. Faculty of Science and Technology.
Deakin University. School of Life and Environmental Sciences