Vol. 24 (1-2) 2003 Neuro endocrinology letters

Steroid modulation of angiotensin II action in the rat anterior pituitary gland.

OBJECTIVES: The present study was designed to test whether various steroid hormones modulate differently angiotensin II (AngII) action in the anterior pituitary in males and females.

MATERIAL AND METHODS: Adult female and male rats were treated with one of the following substances: oil (control), pregnenolone sul.....