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

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The endothelium-independent vasodilators including atrial natriuretic peptide and SNP, forskolin and isoproterenol are well known to induce relaxation respectively by activating the cyclic GMP- and cyclic AMP-dependent relaxing pathways in the vascular smooth muscle (Eckly et al.
Twenty-one days after the extract treatment, a higher percentage of the cells expressed cardiac troponin and atrial natriuretic peptide (50% and 43.
Atrial natriuretic peptide elevation in congestive heart failure in the human.
In recent years there has been increasing interest in the potential role of neurohormonal markers, such as B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP), atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP), N-terminal pro ANP (N-ANP), and N-terminal pro-BNP (N BNP) as indices of LVSD.
Since atrial natriuretic peptide is released during a panic attack, the investigators suggested that pretreating with it would reduce panic symptoms in panic disorder patients (Am.
Oxitocyn releases atrial natriuretic peptide from rat atria in vitro that exerts the negative inotropic and chonotropic action.
Natriuretic peptides may be of prognostic significance: atrial natriuretic peptide predicts survival at 13-25-month follow-up in patients with chronic heart failure [25].
This redistribution stimulates the release of specialized heart cells of the atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP).
One factor known to influence blood pressure is atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP).
A familial mutation renders atrial natriuretic peptide resistant to proteolytic degradation.
This endocrine function was identified when atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) was discovered as a first natriuretic peptide.
The first has shown that rapid atrial pacing increased both atrial and plasma levels of PRA and atrial natriuretic peptide in a dog model (8).
12) It belongs to a family of natriuretic peptides that includes atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) found in the atria of the heart, C-type natriuretic peptide (CNP) found in en dothelial cells, and urodilatin found in the tubular cells of the kidney.
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