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

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Dipeptidyl-peptidase IV converts intact B-type natriuretic peptide into its des-SerProform.
Relationship between obesity and B-type natriuretic peptide levels.
Plasma B-type natriuretic peptide levels in systolic heart failure: importance of left ventricular diastolic function and right ventricular systolic function.
B-type natriuretic peptide in paediatric patients with congenital heart disease.
Relation of B-type natriuretic peptide levels before and after exercise and functional capacity in patients with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy.
Prognostic value of B-type natriuretic peptides in patients with stable coronary artery disease, the PEACE trial.
Prognostic value of serial B-type natriuretic peptide testing during follow-up of patients with unstable coronary artery disease.
Accuracy of B-type natriuretic peptide tests to exclude congestive heart failure: systematic review of test accuracy studies.
Laboratory testing for natriuretic peptides (including B-type natriuretic peptide [BNP] and its amino-terminal cleavage equivalent, N-terminal fragment [NT-proBNP]) has been shown to be useful for assisting in the diagnostic and prognostic assessment of patients with suspected or confirmed acute decompensated heart failure (ADHF).
WASHINGTON -- Physicians should consider using B-type natriuretic peptide to screen for hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy in patients who present for a preparticipation physical examination.
SHIONOSPOT BNP, which is based on fluorescent immunochromatographic assay, can measure the levels of B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) in the blood.
NEW ORLEANS -- Measurement of B-type natriuretic peptide levels in pregnancy shows promise for the management of preeclamptic patients, Vikas Bhalla, M.
Assay of the B-type natriuretic peptide also contributes to standard clinical information in the diagnosis of congestive heart failure.
Twice-weekly participation in tai chi classes for 12 weeks led to increased 6-minute walk test distances and improved B-type natriuretic peptide levels in patients with heart failure, compared with control patients, said Dr.