APN

(redirected from Atrial natriuretic peptide)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Atrial natriuretic peptide: aldosterone, atrial natriuretic factor
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Abbreviations: ANP, atrial natriuretic peptide; BFBO, butanol fraction of Berberis orthobotrys; Cyclic GMP cyclic guanosine 3',5'-monophosphate; Cyclic AMP, cyclic adenosine 3',5'-monophosphate; eNOS, endothelial nitric oxide synthase; PDE, phosphodiesterase; oxLDL, oxidized low density lipoprotein; EGTA, ethylene glycolbis(2-aminoethylether)-N,N,N,,N,-tetraacetic acid; SNP, sodium nitroprusside; 1EB10, l-ethyl-2-benzimidazolinone; L-NA, N-co-nitro-L-arginine; EFBO, ethyl acetate fraction of Berberis orthobotrys; ARBO, aqueous residue of Berberis orthobotrys; 1-Kc, intermediate-conductance calcium-activated potassium channels.
However, just 7.3% and 1.3 % of the cells expressed cardiac troponin T and atrial natriuretic peptide (figure 2).
Lesions of the hypothalamus and pituitary inhibit volume-expansion-induced release of atrial natriuretic peptide. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 1991; 88: 2956-2960, doi: 10.1073/pnas.88.7.2956.
Vollmar, "The role of atrial natriuretic peptide in the immune system," Peptides, vol.
Evidence for an exquisite dual natriuretic peptide system, atrial natriuretic peptide and brain natriuretic peptide.
ANP, atrial natriuretic peptide; BNP, B-type natriuretic peptide; LR+, positive likelihood ratio; LR-, negative likelihood ratio; PV+, positive predictive value; PV-, negative predictive value.
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).
Atrial natriuretic peptide [(ANP).sup.1] plays an important role in blood pressure and intravascular water homeostasis.

Full browser ?