Antihypertensive Vaccines

Tandon, Vishal R.; Abbas, Zaffar; Farhat, Samina; Singh, Zorawar; Mir, Shakeel A.; Pukhta, Muzaffer A.
July 2009
JK Science;Jul-Sep2009, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p159
Academic Journal
The article offers information on prevention of hypertension. It has been believed that immunization against components of the reninangiotensin system provides a potential novel alternative on the daily medication in patients with hypertension or heart failure. However, receptor produce antibodies of sufficient titer and affinity to reduce blood pressure in patients with hypertension without causing autoimmune disease. Renin-angiotensin system (RAAS) immunization to be an innovative and promising approach for the treatment of hypertension


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