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

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It was observed that the level of brain natriuretic peptide was not related to body weight (Graphic 1; p = 0.
In patients with severe systolic dysfunction, only brain natriuretic peptide is related to diastolic restrictive pattern.
Increased plasma brain natriuretic peptide level as a guide for silent myocardial ischemia in patients with non-obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
Brain natriuretic peptide-32: N-terminal six amino acid extended form of brain natriuretic peptide identified in porcine brain.
Demographic Characteristics of Populations of Patients With Acute Decompensated Heart Failure Before and After Implementation of N-Terminal Pro- Brain Natriuretic Peptide (NT-proBNP) Preimplementation Demographic * (n = 209) Age, mean [+ or -] SD 72.
Brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) measurements were carried out using ARCHITECT BNP (Abbott Diagnostics Division, Abbott Park, Illinois, USA), a quantitative chemiluminescent microparticle enzyme immunological test for the determination of BNP levels in plasma.
ROME -- N-terminal prohormone brain natriuretic peptide level provides a simple, previously untapped, powerful predictor of cardiovascular risk in arthritis patients on long-term NSAID therapy, according to a large prospective study.
Plasma atrial natriuretic peptide and brain natriuretic peptide are increased in septic shock: impact of interleukin-6 and sepsis-associated left ventricular dysfunction.
Laboratory investigation disclosed mild troponemia, azotemia, elevated brain natriuretic peptide, and elevated acute-phase reactants.
New analytes to this edition includes adiponectin, basophil count, bicarbonate, brain natriuretic peptide, and leptin.
Plasma brain natriuretic peptide in assessment of acute dyspnoea.