Endothelin


Endothelin
En|do|the|lin [zu Endothel ( endo- (1); griech. the̅̓le̅ = Mutterbrust, Brustwarze; nlat. übertragen im Sinne von Hautpapille, papillenreiche Zellschicht); -in (3)], das; -s, -e: Oligopeptide mit stark gefäßverengernder Wirkung.

Universal-Lexikon. 2012.

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