*  List of dangerous snakes - Wikipedia
It is a polypeptide analogous to the human atrial natriuretic peptide; it is responsible for causing diuresis through ... and Dendroaspin natriuretic peptide (DNP), a newly discovered component of mamba venom, is the most-potent natriuretic peptide ... Their potent venom is the result of a presynaptic neurotoxin composed of two distinct peptide subunits. The basic subunit (a ... De Weille, J. R.; Schweitz, H.; Maes, P.; Tartar, A.; Lazdunski, M. (1991). "Calciseptine, a peptide isolated from black mamba ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_dangerous_snakes
*  Plus it
The substrate specificity of IDE is for amyloidogenic polypeptides, including atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP), glucagon, and ... also known as islet amyloid polypeptide), a polypeptide copackaged and cosecreted with insulin by pancreatic β-cells (2). It is ... Amylin (islet amyloid polypeptide) is the chief component of the islet amyloid found in type 2 diabetes, and amylin fibril ... Goto S, Kurochkin IV: Alzheimer's's β-amyloid peptide interacts with and is degraded by insulin degrading enzyme.FEBS Lett345: ...
  http://diabetes.diabetesjournals.org/content/52/9/2315
*  Application # 2005/0136513. Selective incorporation of 5-hydroxytryptophan into proteins in mammalian cells - Patents.com
This invention provides methods and compositions for incorporation of an unnatural amino acid into a peptide using an ... atrial natriuretic factor, atrial natriuretic polypeptide, atrial peptides, C-X-C chemokines (e.g., T39765, NAP-2, ENA-78, Gro- ... Peptides incorporating 5-HTPP can also be used to detect interactions between the peptide and another peptide, e.g., by ... peptides of the invention include peptides immunoreactive with antibodies having specific binding affinity with peptides of the ...
  http://patents.com/us-20050136513.html
*  Effects of antiserum against alpha-rat atrial natriuretic polypeptide in spontaneously hypertensive rats.
To clarify the physiological role of endogenous atrial natriuretic polypeptide (ANP), we investigated the effects of specific ... Previous Document: Atrial natriuretic peptide reverses angiotensin-induced venoconstriction in dogs.. Next Document: Role of ... To clarify the physiological role of endogenous atrial natriuretic polypeptide (ANP), we investigated the effects of specific ... Atrial Natriuretic Factor / immunology, physiology*. Blood Pressure. Heart Rate. Hemodynamics*. Immune Sera*. Potassium / urine ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Effects-antiserum-against-alpha-rat/2529780.html
*  Natriuretic Peptide Precursor A - CAGS
There are multiple forms of these so-called atrial natriuretic polypeptides (ANP), ranging in molecular weight from 3,000 to ... The cDNA of the natriuretic peptide precursor A gene encodes gamma-ANP, a polypeptide of 13,000 MW, whose C-terminal 28 amino ... Atrial natriuretic factor (ANF) appears to be synthesized as a large precursor, atrial pronatriodilatin. The cDNA has an open ... Peptides of natriuretic-diuretic activity have been identified and implicated in the control of extracellular fluid volume and ...
  http://www.cags.org.ae/ctga/details.aspx?id=746&pg=19&se=Latest
*  Patent US6117644 - Predicting and detecting cardiac allograft rejection - Google Patents
... and determining the level of a brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) or a fragment thereof, within the sample of body fluid. The step ... The cardiac natriuretic peptides (NP) atrial natriuretic factor (ANF) and brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) are polypeptide ... Methods of determination of activation or inactivation of atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) and brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) ... Methods of determination of activation or inactivation of atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) and brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) ...
  http://www.google.com.au/patents/US6117644
*  Mechanisms Controlling Release of Atrial Natriuretic Peptide | SpringerLink
the myoendocrine cellsin the atria of the mammalian heart synthesize and secrete a hormone called atrial natriuretic peptide ( ... Changes in plasma atrial natriuretic polypeptide (ANP) concentration during head-out water immersion and saline infusion in ... Release of atrial natriuretic peptide by atrial distension. Can. J. Physiol. Pharmacol. 63: 739-742, 1985.PubMedCrossRefGoogle ... Mechanisms Controlling Release of Atrial Natriuretic Peptide. In: Mulrow P.J., Schrier R. (eds) Atrial Hormones and Other ...
  https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-4614-7529-3_3
*  cGMP Upregulates Nitric Oxide Synthase Expression in Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells | Hypertension
Human atrial natriuretic polypeptide (ANP) was purchased from Peptide Institute. Human recombinant TNF-α and a human TNF-α ... Human atrial natriuretic polypeptide, which stimulates cGMP accumulation in vascular smooth muscle cells, also enhanced ... atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP), and tumor necrosis factor-α (TNF-α) on interleukin-1 (IL-1)-induced nitric oxide production ... Phenotype-related alteration in expression of natriuretic peptide receptors in aortic smooth muscle cells. Circ Res. 1992;71:34 ...
  http://hyper.ahajournals.org/content/25/4/711
*  Adolfo J. de Bold - Wikipedia
In 1980, this work led to his co-discovery and isolation of atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP), a polypeptide hormone secreted by ... best known for his discovery of atrial natriuretic peptide, a polypeptide hormone secreted by heart muscle cells. Born in ... 1983) The amino acid sequence of an atrial peptide with potent diuretic and natriuretic properties. Biochem Biophys Res Commun ... 1985) Atrial natriuretic factor: a hormone produced by the heart. Science 230: 767-770 (doi:10.1126/science.2932797 PMID ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adolfo_J._de_Bold
*  NPR1 - Atrial natriuretic peptide receptor 1 precursor - Homo sapiens (Human) - NPR1 gene & protein
Receptor for the atrial natriuretic peptide NPPA/ANP and the brain natriuretic peptide NPPB/BNP which are potent vasoactive ... p>This subsection of the 'PTM / Processing' section describes the extent of a polypeptide chain in the mature protein following ... Atrial natriuretic peptide receptor 1 (EC:4.6.1.2). Alternative name(s):. Atrial natriuretic peptide receptor type A. Short ... Receptor for the atrial natriuretic peptide NPPA/ANP and the brain natriuretic peptide NPPB/BNP which are potent vasoactive ...
  http://www.uniprot.org/uniprot/P16066
*  CiNii 論文 - Arterial Stiffness, Physical Activity, and Atrial Natriuretic Peptide Gene...
Identification of rat γ atrial natriuretic polypeptide and characterization of the cDNA encoding its precursor KANGAWA K. ... Effects of brain natriuretic peptide on forearm vasculature : comparison with atrial natriuretic peptide VAN DER ZANDER K ... Arterial Stiffness, Physical Activity, and Atrial Natriuretic Peptide Gene Polymorphism in Older Subjects * * IEMITSU Motoyuki ... Atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) is involved in the regulation of basal blood pressure,blood flow, and vascular tone. The ...
  https://ci.nii.ac.jp/naid/10021934935
*  Thrombin Inhibits Atrial Natriuretic Peptide Receptor Activity in Cultured Bovine Endothelial Cells | Hypertension
Itoh H, Pratt R, Ohno M, Dzau V. Atrial natriuretic polypeptide as a novel antigrowth factor of endothelial cells. Hypertension ... atrial natriuretic peptide, brain natriuretic peptide, and C-type natriuretic peptide. Endocrinology. 1992;130:229-239. ... Selective activation of the B natriuretic peptide receptor by C-type natriuretic peptide (CNP). Science. 1991;252:120-123. ... Thrombin Inhibits Atrial Natriuretic Peptide Receptor Activity in Cultured Bovine Endothelial Cells. Douglas W. Zlock, Li Cao, ...
  http://hyper.ahajournals.org/content/29/1/83
*  NPR3 - Atrial natriuretic peptide receptor 3 precursor - Homo sapiens (Human) - NPR3 gene & protein
... binding with similar affinities atrial natriuretic peptide NPPA/ANP, brain natriuretic peptide NPPB/BNP, and C-type natriuretic ... peptide NPPC/CNP. May function as a clearance receptor for NPPA, NPPB and NPPC, regulating their local concentrations and ... p>This subsection of the 'PTM / Processing' section describes the extent of a polypeptide chain in the mature protein following ... binding with similar affinities atrial natriuretic peptide NPPA/ANP, brain natriuretic peptide NPPB/BNP, and C-type natriuretic ...
  http://www.uniprot.org/uniprot/P17342
*  Regional Expression of Natriuretic Peptide Receptors During the Formation of Arterial Neointima in the Rabbit | Circulation...
Atrial natriuretic polypeptide inhibits hypertrophy of vascular smooth muscle cells. J Clin Invest.. 1990;86:1690-1697. ... Receptor selectivity of natriuretic peptide family, atrial natriuretic peptide, brain natriuretic peptide and C-type ... Brown J, Zuo Z. C-type natriuretic peptide and atrial natriuretic peptide receptors of rat brain. Am J Physiol.. 1993;264:R513- ... Vascular atrial natriuretic factor receptor subtypes are not independently regulated by atrial peptides. J Biol Chem.. 1990;265 ...
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*  Plus it
Atrial natriuretic polypeptides (ANP): rat atria store high molecular weight precursor but secrete processed peptides of 25-35 ... Tokola H, Salo K, Vuolteenaho O, and Ruskoaho H. Basal and acidic fibroblast growth factor-induced atrial natriuretic peptide ... Kinnunen P, Vuolteenaho O, and Ruskoaho H. Mechanisms of atrial and brain natriuretic peptide release from rat ventricular ... Ruskoaho H. Atrial natriuretic peptide: synthesis, release, and metabolism. Pharmacol Rev 44: 479-602, 1992. ...
  http://ajpheart.physiology.org/content/287/4/H1522
*  Effects of Subfornical Organ Lesions on Sympathetic Nerve Responses to Insulin | Hypertension
18 19 atrial natriuretic peptide,19 and relaxin, a member of the insulin family of polypeptide hormones.20 Furthermore, the ... Mendelsohn FA, Allen AM, Chai SY, Sexton PM, Figdor R. Overlapping distributions of receptors for atrial natriuretic peptide ... the SFO functions to monitor blood-borne peptide hormones and to transmit this information into the central nervous system, ... is a circumventricular organ lacking a blood-brain barrier that monitors blood concentrations of peptide hormones, such as ...
  http://hyper.ahajournals.org/content/29/4/1020
*  Patente US6218016 - Lubricious, drug-accommodating coating - Google Patentes
... atrial natriuretic peptide; hemoglobin; retroviral vectors; relaxin; cyclosporin; oxytocin; and peptide or polypeptide vaccines ... gastrointestinal peptides, such as vasoactive intestinal peptide (VIP), cholecytokinin (CCK), gastrin, secretin, and the like; ... The drug releasing coating of claim 1, wherein said polypeptide is derived from a complex selected from the group consisting of ... The present invention is particularly suitable for delivering polypeptide drugs which are water soluble. Exemplary drugs ...
  http://www.google.es/patents/US6218016?hl=es
*  Impact of Atrial Fibrillation on the Diagnostic Performance of B-Type Natriuretic Peptide Concentration in Dyspneic Patients |...
2000) Atrium as a source of brain natriuretic polypeptide in patients with atrial fibrillation. J Card Fail 6:92-96. ... Evidence for an exquisite dual natriuretic peptide system, atrial natriuretic peptide and brain natriuretic peptide. J Clin ... Comparison with plasma atrial natriuretic peptide and N-terminal proatrial natriuretic peptide. Circulation 93:1963-1969. ... B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) is a peptide hormone derived from atrial and ventricular cardiomyocytes (1-4). Circulating ...
  http://www.onlinejacc.org/content/46/5/838
*  Atrial natriuretic peptide - Wikipedia
In atrial myocytes, ANP is made as a precursor form, i.e. prepro-ANP, a polypeptide of 151 amino acids. After the signal ... A salmon natriuretic peptide known as salmon cardiac peptide has been described, and dendroaspis natriuretic peptide (DNP) has ... a potent vasoconstrictor Three types of atrial natriuretic peptide receptors have been identified on which natriuretic peptides ... Atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) is a peptide hormone which reduces an expanded extracellular fluid (ECF) volume by increasing ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atrial_natriuretic_peptide
*  Natriuretic Peptide Family as a Novel Antimigration Factor of Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells | Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and...
... α-Human atrial natriuretic polypeptide is released from the heart and circulates in the body. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 1985; ... atrial natriuretic peptide, brain natriuretic peptide and C-type natriuretic peptide. Endocrinology. 1992;130:229-239. ... evidence for an exquisite dual natriuretic peptide system, atrial natriuretic peptide and brain natriuretic peptide. J Clin ... The present study examined the effects of the natriuretic peptide family (atrial, brain, and C-type natriuretic peptides; ANP, ...
  http://atvb.ahajournals.org/content/17/4/731
*  Phenotyping Hypertrophy | Circulation Research
... both atrial natriuretic peptide [ANP] and B-type natriuretic peptide [BNP]) at both the mRNA and polypeptide levels. ... Maisel A. B-type natriuretic peptide levels: a potential novel "white count" for congestive heart failure. J Card Fail. 2001; 7 ... to a hypertrophic stimulus is associated with increased sarcomerogenesis and increased expression of natriuretic peptides ( ... 17 whereas polypeptide expression can be measured immunohistologically or by radioimmunoassay methods.8,9,24 It is not clear ...
  http://circres.ahajournals.org/content/92/11/1171
*  Cystic Fibrosis Exercise - Cell Biology of Disease and Exercise
C. Atrial Natriuretic Peptide. This critical analysis of atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP), a polypeptide hormone, is reserved ... Atrial natriuretic peptide during acute and prolonged exercise in well-trained men. Int J Sports Med. 1993; 14: 185-190. ... Ontogeny of atrial natriuretic peptide and its receptor in the lung: effects on perinatal surfactant release. Pediatr Res. 2008 ... Novaira H, Ornellas D, Ortiga-Carvalho T, Zhang X, Souza-Menezes J, Guggino S, Guggio W, Morales M. Atrial natriuretic peptide ...
  http://pt851.wikidot.com/cystic-fibrosis-exercise/comments/show
*  US6110703A - Method for the production of polypeptides - Google Patents
... and open structured short chain polypeptides, e.g. glucagon, glucagon like peptides and their functional analogues, in ... including polypeptides having up to 3 disulfide bonds and/or structures rich in basic amino acid residues, ... The present invention relates to a novel method for the production of short chain polypeptides, ... atrial natriuretic peptides, dynorphin, endorphines, galanin, gastrin, gastrin releasing peptides, neuropeptide Y fragments, ...
  https://patents.google.com/patent/US6110703A/en
*  Staff Prof John Cockcroft
Atrial Natriuretic Peptide, Substance P, Vasoactive Intestinal Polypeptide, Peptide YY, Pituitary Adenyl Cyclase Activating ... Atrial natriuretic peptide regulates regional vascular volume and venous tone in humans. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 2003;23: ... The effect of local angiotensin converting enzyme inhibition on the actions of atrial natriuretic peptide in the human forearm ... Vascular responses to local atrial natriuretic peptide infusion in man. Br J Clin Pharmacol 1988;26:245-251. ...
  http://www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/schoolofsport/staff/Pages/Prof-John-Cockcroft.aspx
*  MME - Neprilysin - Pongo abelii (Sumatran orangutan) - MME gene & protein
Able to cleave angiotensin-1, angiotensin-2 and angiotensin 1-9. Involved in the degradation of atrial natriuretic factor (ANF ... Biologically important in the destruction of opioid peptides such as Met- and Leu-enkephalins by cleavage of a Gly-Phe bond. ... but is almost confined on acting on polypeptides of up to 30 amino acids. ... Preferential cleavage of polypeptides between hydrophobic residues, particularly with Phe or Tyr at P1'.By similarity. ,p> ...
  http://www.uniprot.org/uniprot/Q5RE69