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*  Atrial natriuretic peptide
ANP is also called atrial natriuretic factor (ANF), atrial natriuretic hormone (ANH), cardionatrine, cardiodilatin (CDD), and ... Atrial Natriuretic Factor at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) Human NPPA genome location and ... Later, the substance was purified from heart tissue by several groups and named atrial natriuretic factor (ANF) or ANP. ANP is ... de Bold AJ (Nov 1985). "Atrial natriuretic factor: a hormone produced by the heart". Science. 230 (4727): 767-70. Bibcode: ...
*  Brain natriuretic peptide
Once released, BNP binds to and activates the atrial natriuretic factor receptor NPRA, and to a lesser extent NPRB, in a ... 1992). "Receptor selectivity of natriuretic peptide family, atrial natriuretic peptide, brain natriuretic peptide, and C-type ... Other terms for BNP include B-type natriuretic peptide, ventricular natriuretic peptide and natriuretic peptide B') C-type ... Kiberd BA, Larson TS, Robertson CR, Jamison RL (Jun 1987). "Effect of atrial natriuretic peptide on vasa recta blood flow in ...
*  Diuresis
Hynynen, M.; Ilmarinen, R., Tikkanen, I., Fyhrquist, F. (1993). "Plasma atrial natriuretic factor during cold-induced diuresis ...
*  Hepatorenal syndrome
Effects on renal hemodynamics and atrial natriuretic factor". Gastroenterology. 101 (4): 1060-7. PMID 1832407. Moore K, Ward PS ... including atrial natriuretic factor, prostacyclin, thromboxane A2, and endotoxin. In addition to this, it has been observed ... Three independent risk factors for the development of HRS in cirrhotics have been identified: liver size, plasma renin activity ... 1993). "Incidence, predictive factors, and prognosis of the hepatorenal syndrome in cirrhosis with ascites". Gastroenterology. ...
*  Diabetic cardiomyopathy
March 1994). "Atrial natriuretic factor in hypertensive and normotensive diabetic patients". Diabetes Care. 17 (3): 195-200. ... there are no changes in perfusion or in atrial natriuretic peptide levels up until the very late stages of the disease, when ... Abordo EA, Thornalley PJ (August 1997). "Synthesis and secretion of tumour necrosis factor-alpha by human monocytic THP-1 cells ... several factors have been implicated in the pathogenesis of the disease. Etiologically, four main causes are responsible for ...
*  Isolated atrial amyloidosis
It is associated with accumulation of atrial natriuretic factor. It may cause arrythmias. Eric J. Topol; Robert M. Califf (2007 ... Isolated atrial amyloidosis is a form of amyloidosis affecting the atria of the heart. ...
*  Adolfo J. de Bold
1985) Atrial natriuretic factor: a hormone produced by the heart. Science 230: 767-770 (doi:10.1126/science.2932797 PMID ... In 1980, this work led to his co-discovery and isolation of atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP), a polypeptide hormone secreted by ... 1983) The amino acid sequence of an atrial peptide with potent diuretic and natriuretic properties. Biochem Biophys Res Commun ... best known for his discovery of atrial natriuretic peptide, a polypeptide hormone secreted by heart muscle cells. Born in ...
*  Streptomyces coerulescens
Wyss, DF; Lahm, HW; Manneberg, M; Labhardt, AM (February 1991). "Anantin--a peptide antagonist of the atrial natriuretic factor ... a peptide antagonist of the atrial natriuretic factor (ANF). II. Determination of the primary sequence by NMR on the basis of ...
*  JARID2
Kim TG, Chen J, Sadoshima J, Lee Y (2005). "Jumonji represses atrial natriuretic factor gene expression by inhibiting ... "Nitric oxide induces gene expression of jumonji and retinoblastoma 2 protein while reducing expression of atrial natriuretic ... Jarid2 (jumonji, AT rich interactive domain 2) is a protein coding gene that functions as a putative transcription factor. ... a critical factor for cardiac development, functions as a transcriptional repressor". J. Biol. Chem. 278 (43): 42247-55. doi: ...
*  Farhad Hafezi
"Insulin sensitivity and atrial natriuretic factor during beta-receptor modulation with celiprolol in normal subjects". J ... Fra-1 is part of the same Fos family of transcription factors as c-Fos, with the findings featuring in Genes & Development. The ...
*  ZAK
2004). "ZAK re-programs atrial natriuretic factor expression and induces hypertrophic growth in H9c2 cardiomyoblast cells". ... 2004). "Transforming growth factor-beta induces the expression of ANF and hypertrophic growth in cultured cardiomyoblast cells ...
*  Atrial natriuretic peptide receptor
There are three distinct atrial natriuretic factor receptors identified so far in mammals: natriuretic peptide receptors 1, 2, ... An atrial natriuretic peptide receptor is a receptor for atrial natriuretic peptide. NPRA and NPRB are linked to guanylyl ... Atrial Natriuretic Factor Receptors at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH). ... where vascular smooth muscle will bind ANP released as a result of increasing right atrial pressure and will cause the walls of ...
*  GATA5
... "p300 protein as a coactivator of GATA-5 in the transcription of cardiac-restricted atrial natriuretic factor gene". The Journal ... Transcription factor GATA-5 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the GATA5 gene. The protein encoded by this gene is a ... The encoded protein is known to bind to hepatocyte nuclear factor-1alpha (HNF-1alpha), and this interaction is essential for ... Gata5 is a transcription factor. Gata5 regulates the proper development of the heart. Early in embryo development, Gata5 helps ...
*  NPPA-AS1
... which encodes the precursor of cardiodilatin-related peptide and atrial natriuretic factor. NPPA-AS1 is alternatively spliced. ... Long noncoding RNA Annilo T, Kepp K, Laan M (2009). "Natural antisense transcript of natriuretic peptide precursor A (NPPA): ...
*  Pacemaker syndrome
"Left atrial function and atrial natriuretic factor/cyclic guanosine monophosphate changes in DDD and VVI pacing modes". Am. J. ... "Total sympathetic activity and atrial natriuretic factor levels in VVI and DDD pacing with different atrioventricular delays ... and decreased left atrial total emptying fraction associated with ventricular pacing. The loss of physiologic timing of atrial ... Atrial contraction against a closed tricuspid valve can cause pulsation in the neck and abdomen, headache, cough, and jaw pain ...
*  Guanylate cyclase-coupled receptor
... for natriuretic factors such as atrial natriuretic factor (ANF). GC-C (GUCY2C): for guanylin and uroguanylin. GC-D (GUCY2D) GC- ...
*  Cyclic guanosine monophosphate
Peptide hormones such as the atrial natriuretic factor activate membrane-bound GC, while soluble GC (sGC) is typically ...
*  Cyclic nucleotide-gated ion channel
A stimulant, atrial natriuretic factor (ANF) increases cGMP production in the kidneys, which increases function of the ... and also suggests that additional research be conducted to identify the upstream and downstream factors in CNGC-mediated signal ...
*  Amyloidosis
Examples are Aβ, IAPP, Atrial natriuretic factor (in isolated atrial amyloidosis), and Calcitonin (in medullary carcinoma of ... Historical classification systems were based on clinical factors. Until the early 1970s, the idea of a single amyloid substance ... caused by amyloid deposition in the blood vessels and a reduced activity of thrombin and factor X, two clotting proteins that ...
*  Gliotransmitter
... agonist taurine atrial natriuretic factor (ANF) tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha). While neurotransmission is defined as ... The definition of a gliotransmitters is not only defined by its presence in glial cells, but is determined by other factors, ... Rivera, EJ; Goldin, A; Fulmer, N; Tavares, R; Wands, JR; de la Monte, SM (2005). "Insulin and insulin-like growth factor ...
*  Index of biochemistry articles
... atrial natriuretic factor - atrial natriuretic factor receptor - Avogadro's number - axon - B cell - bacteria - bacterial ... transforming growth factor - transforming growth factor alpha - transforming growth factor beta - transforming growth factor ... peptide elongation factor - peptide elongation factor tu - peptide fragment - peptide initiation factor - peptide receptor - ... nerve growth factor - nerve growth factor receptor - nerve tissue protein - nerve tissue protein S 100 - nervous system - ...
*  Neprilysin
... and atrial natriuretic factor. Some are intended to treat heart failure. Sacubitril/valsartan (Entresto/LCZ696), which has been ... and atrial natriuretic factor. Associations have been observed between neprilysin expression and various types of cancer; ... Declining neprilysin activity with increasing age may also be explained by oxidative damage, known to be a causative factor in ... Venugopal J (2003). "Pharmacological modulation of the natriuretic peptide system". Expert Opinion on Therapeutic Patents. 13 ( ...
*  Peptide hormone
... atrial-natriuretic peptide (ANP) or atrial natriuretic factor (ANF)) and pancreas (glucagon, insulin and somatostatin), the ... Some peptide/protein hormones (angiotensin II, basic fibroblast growth factor-2, parathyroid hormone-related protein) also ...
*  Enzyme-linked receptor
Serine/threonine-specific protein kinase, as in bone morphogenetic protein Guanylate cyclase, as in atrial natriuretic factor ... Examples of the enzymatic activity include: Receptor tyrosine kinase, as in fibroblast growth factor receptor. Most enzyme- ... Alexander SP, Mathie A, Peters JA (February 2007). "Catalytic receptors: Natriuretic peptide family". Br. J. Pharmacol. 150 ...
*  KLF15
... such as atrial natriuretic factor eventually leading to left ventricular hypertrophy which often progresses to heart failure. ... Krüppel-like factor 15 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the KLF15 gene in the Krüppel-like factor family. Its former ... "The Kruppel-like factor KLF15 inhibits connective tissue growth factor (CTGF) expression in cardiac fibroblasts". J. Mol. Cell ... Zhou J, Tan T, Tian Y, Zheng B, Ou JH, Huang EJ, Yen TS (July 2011). "Krüppel-like factor 15 activates hepatitis B virus gene ...
*  Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo
Vesely, DL; Chiou, S; Douglass, MA; McCormick, MT; Rodriguez-Paz, G; Schocken, DD (1996). "Atrial natriuretic peptides ... Besides aging, there are no major risk factors known for developing BPPV, although previous episodes of trauma to the head, or ... Proposed mechanisms linking the two are genetic factors and vascular damage to the labyrinth. Although BPPV can occur at any ...
*  List of MeSH codes (D06)
... natriuretic peptides MeSH D06.472.699.584.500 --- atrial natriuretic factor MeSH D06.472.699.584.625 --- natriuretic peptide, ... epidermal growth factor MeSH D06.472.317.400 --- gastric inhibitory polypeptide MeSH D06.472.317.410 --- gastrin-releasing ... thymic factor, circulating MeSH D06.472.910.800 --- thymopoietins MeSH D06.472.910.800.850 --- thymopentin MeSH D06.472.910.850 ... brain MeSH D06.472.699.584.750 --- natriuretic peptide, c-type MeSH D06.472.699.587 --- pancreatic polypeptide MeSH D06.472. ...