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Over the next 15 years, investigations by several groups showed that renin itself did not affect blood vessels, but rather activated a blood protein called angiotensinogen, making angiotensin.
Thirty-six years later, poor blood flow to the kidneys was linked to high blood pressure and release of the protein renin.
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