peptide

(redirected from Atrial natriuretic peptide)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Financial, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Atrial natriuretic peptide: aldosterone, atrial natriuretic factor
  • noun

Words related to peptide

amide combining the amino group of one amino acid with the carboxyl group of another

References in periodicals archive ?
Light and electron microscopic localization of brain natriuretic peptide in relation to atrial natriuretic peptide in porcine atrium: immunohistocytochemical study using specific monoclonal antibodies.
NASDAQ: CBIO) which is pursuing the investigation of its atrial natriuretic peptide, Auriculin(R), for RCIN as well as two other renal indications - acute renal failure and kidney transplantation.
The natriuretic peptide family has 3 structurally related members: atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) [4] [also called atrial natriuretic factor (ANF)], brain or B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP), and C-type natriuretic peptide (CNP) (1).
An [alpha]-human atrial natriuretic peptide (carperitide), which has vasodilatory and diuretic effects, is currently being studied for the treatment of acute heart failure patients (36).
The cardiac natriuretic peptides of clinical relevance include atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) 4 B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP), and the N-terminal fragment of proBNP (NT-proBNP).
Natriuretic peptides, such as atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP), play an important pathophysiological role in cardiovascular diseases (10, 11).
Our mimetic peptides have a much longer half-life than endogenous atrial natriuretic peptide, giving them important drug-like properties," stated Carl Spana, Ph.
Different secretion patterns of atrial natriuretic peptide and brain natriuretic peptide in patients with congestive heart failure.
atrial natriuretic peptide, brain natriuretic peptide, and C-type natriuretic peptide.
The analysis also showed that the link between high BNP levels and adverse outcomes remained significant after adjustment for plasma levels of atrial natriuretic peptide.
Plasma concentrations of aminoterminal pro atrial natriuretic peptide and aminoterminal pro brain natriuretic peptide in healthy neonates: marked and rapid increase after birth.
Full browser ?