"Urotensins" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Teleost hormones. A family of small peptides isolated from urophyses of bony fishes. They have many different physiological effects, including long-lasting hypotensive activity and have been proposed as antihypertensives. There are at least four different compounds: urotensin I, urotensin II, urotensin III, and urotensin IV.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Urotensins".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Urotensins".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Urotensins" by people in this website by year, and whether "Urotensins" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.
Below are the most recent publications written about "Urotensins" by people in Profiles.