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Synonyms for factor

Synonyms for factor

one of the individual entities contributing to a whole

one of the conditions or facts attending an event and having some bearing on it

Synonyms for factor

one of two or more integers that can be exactly divided into another integer

any of the numbers (or symbols) that form a product when multiplied together

an independent variable in statistics

be a contributing factor

consider as relevant when making a decision

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In conclusion, in the present study we demonstrated that HSE induces a potent vasodilation in the rat superior mesenteric artery through a mechanism dependent on the production of NO, on activation of potassium channels and likely in the release of an EDHF.
Polyphenol-induced endothelium-dependent relaxations role of NO and EDHF.
Pentobarbital-sensitive EDHF comediates ACh-induced arteriolar dilation in the hamster microcirculation.
The reduction of permeability increase could be mainly due to EDHF release induce vasodilatation together with NO.
EDHF production seems to be inhibited by NO and/or prostacyclin and has been described as an important regulator of vascular tone under certain pathologic conditions and in certain vascular beds, such as the coronary microcirculation (7).