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ea0022oc4.2 | Adrenals | ECE2010

ESE Young Investigator Award

Spyroglou Ariadni , Wagner Sibylle , Bidlingmaier Martin , Bozoglu Tarik , Rathkolb Birgit , Schrewe Anja , de Angelis Martin Hrabe , Beuschlein Felix

In an attempt to define novel genetic loci involved in the pathophysiology of primary aldosteronism a mutagenesis screen after treatment with the alkylating agent N-ethyl-N-nitrosourea was established for the parameter aldosterone. One of the established mouse lines with hyperaldosteronism was phenotypically and genetically characterized. Affected animals showed an increased aldosterone to renin ratio (males unaffected, 1.1±0.1 pg/ml per ng per ml per hour v...