Biochemistry

A2

Full form/Meaning: Angiotensin II   Definition: Angiotensin II is the integral part of the body compensatory mechanism i.e the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system. This peptide hormone enhances the blood pressure by vasoconstriction and increased aldosterone secretion.   Usage in Sentence: “Angiotensin I is converted into Angiotensin II by Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE)”.   Do you know? There […]