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  1. Five Foul Things That Are Also Good for You From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of General Medical Sciences)  
    ... manipulate them to increase their benefit to us. Nitric Oxide Nitric oxide. Credit: Ben Mills, Wikipedia Commons. Nitric oxide is a toxic pollutant that we most often ...
  2. ... converted in the body into a chemical called nitric oxide. Nitric oxide causes blood vessels to open wider for improved ...
  3. Sickle Cell Research for Treatment and Cure (Historical) From the National Institutes of Health (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute) - PDF  
    ... been conducted over the past several years on nitric oxide and its role in regulating blood pressure. A ... vessels open so that blood can flow freely; nitric oxide also suppresses the proteins that help blood cells ...
  4. ... dystrophin, a protein needed to make the chemical nitric oxide. Nitric oxide signals blood vessels to relax during exercise, increasing ...
  5. ... and colleagues. The researchers found that levels of nitric oxide, a gas linked to improved blood flow, were ... eating dark chocolate. They suggested that the higher nitric oxide levels may be responsible for widening peripheral arteries ...
  6. ... Sapienza University of Rome in Italy. Levels of nitric oxide — a gas linked to improved blood flow — were ... laboratory experiments, the authors suggest that the higher nitric oxide levels may be responsible for dilating peripheral arteries ...
  7. National Urea Cycle Disorders Foundation (National Urea Cycle Disorders Foundation)  
    ... challenges long-held theories about the role of nitric oxide in the human body as a regulator of ... door into ways to explore the effect of nitric oxide on a host of disorders. We hope it ...
  8. Sepsis From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of General Medical Sciences)  
    ... immune cells during sepsis. One of these molecules, nitric oxide (NO), widens blood vessels, which can cause the ... have discovered that sepsis spurs the activity of nitric oxide synthase, the enzyme that makes NO. Developing drugs ...
  9. ... the brain (chemicals such as dopamine , acetylcholine and nitric oxide ) to tell the muscles of the corpora cavernosa ... nerve cells or between nerve cells and muscles. nitric oxide: A colorless and poisonous gas. nocturnal penile tumescence: ...
  10. Meconium Aspiration (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... oxygen hood or ventilation antibiotics use of surfactant nitric oxide obtaining blood routinely to determine if the baby ... extra oxygen into the baby's lungs. Rescue therapy: Nitric oxide is added to the oxygen in the ventilator. ...
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