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Angiotensin i

(Science: chemical) The decapeptide precursor of angiotensin ii, generated by the action of renin on angiotensinogen. It has limited pharmacologic activity.

chemical name: angiotensin i

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Rennin and New born babies.

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Re: Relationship between renal system and cardiovascular system?

i wonder if I got th question right it's known that the kidney secrets (( Renin )) that converts Angiotensin 1 to Angiotensin 2 and it's known also that the final compound is a strong vasoconstrictor so it will affect the cardiovascular system >> goodluck himmel

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