The Emerging Biology of the Nitrite Anion

Academic Article


  • Nitrite has now been proposed to play an important physiological role in signaling, blood flow regulation and hypoxic nitric oxide homeostasis. A recent two-day symposium at the US National Institutes of Health highlighted recent advances in the understanding of nitrite biochemistry, physiology and therapeutics. © 2005 Nature Publishing Group.
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    Author List

  • Gladwin MT; Schechter AN; Kim-Shapiro DB; Patel RP; Hogg N; Shiva S; Cannon RO; Kelm M; Wink DA; Espey MG
  • Start Page

  • 308
  • End Page

  • 314
  • Volume

  • 1
  • Issue

  • 6