Low Salt Doesn’t Augment Intratubular AGT and Ang II in Rats

navar.jpgThis month's podcast features Associate editor Dr. Darwin Bell and Dr. Gabriel Navar of Tulane  discussing the results of activation of the Renin-Angiotensin system by low salt in rats. This  paper is highlighted in the March 2013 issue of AJP-Renal.

Weijian Shao,Dale M. Seth,Minolfa C. Prieto,Hiroyuki Kobori,and L. Gabriel Navar. Activation of the renin-angiotensin system by a low-salt diet does not augment intratubular angiotensinogen and angiotensin II in rats. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol March 1, 2013 304:F505-F514; published ahead of print January 9, 2013, doi:10.1152/ajprenal.00587.2012