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Circulating N-terminal atrial natriuretic peptide as a marker for symptomless left-ventricular dysfunction.
Effects of intracerebroventricular administration of atrial natriuretic peptide on blood pressure, heart rate and plasma ADH in normal and dehydrated rabbits.
Comparison of atrial natriuretic peptide, B-type natriuretic peptide and N terminal proatrial natriuretic peptide as indicators of left ventricular systolic dysfunction.
A human atrial natriuretic peptide gene mutation reveals a novel peptide with enhanced blood pressure-lowering, renal-enhancing, and aldosterone-suppressing actions.
Brain natriuretic peptide as a novel cardiac hormone in humans: evidence for an exquisite dual natriuretic peptide system, atrial natriuretic peptide and brain natriuretic peptide.
BNP, along with atrial natriuretic peptide, works to regulate fluid balance and blood pressure.
Changes in calcitonin gene-related peptide, atrial natriuretic peptide and brain natriuretic peptide in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting.
These beneficial changes are reflected by improvements in treadmill time [4], maximum oxygen uptake and neuroendocrine markers; plasma atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP), a marker of both left and right atrial pressures, is reduced during physiological pacing [5] together with the level of circulating plasma noradrenalin--a marker of systemic sympathetic activation [6].
In addition, Cal Bio researchers are investigating the potential for nasal administration of such compounds as human growth hormone, atrial natriuretic peptide (used experimentally in the management of high blood pressure), cholecystokinin derivatives (useful as appetite suppressants) and hormonal analogs with potential in contraception and in the treatment of endometriosis (SN: 3/5/88, p.
Atrial Natriuretic Peptide (ANP) is predominantly produced in the atrium of the heart and comprises 98% of the natriuretic peptides in the circulation.
Plasma brain natriuretic peptide as an indicator of left ventricular systolic function and long-term survival after myocardial infarction: comparison with plasma atrial natriuretic peptide and N-terminal proatrial natriuretic peptide.

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