- Research Grants
Juliano Quintella Dantas Rodrigues in research grants and scholarships supported by FAPESP.
Nowadays, the increasing prevalence of obesity among adults and children are major problems of global health. Obesity increases the risk of metabolic and cardiovascular diseases such as diabetes, heart failure and hypertension. On the other hand, caloric restriction reduces these risks and extends health span. Studies from our group and other groups have shown that with obesity in mice ...
Purine, such as ATP and pyrimidine, and UTP are stored with norepinephrine synaptic vesicles and released from sympathetic nerve terminals. The action of these nucleotides in these synapses is mediated by P1 and P2 purinergic receptors expressed in various tissues. Studies show the role of the purinergic system in cardiovascular regulation. Both nucleotides stimulate vasoconstriction an...
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