Dendroaspis natriuretic peptide
Natriuretic peptide, 38 residues, found in the venom of the snake Dendroaspis angusticeps. Binds to atrial natriuretic peptide receptor A but not to the ANP-receptors type B.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Natriuretic peptide — refers to a peptide which induces natriuresis (the discharge of sodium through urine). Types include: Atrial natriuretic peptide: atria Brain natriuretic peptide: ventricles in humans, brains in pigs C type natriuretic peptide Dendroaspis… …   Wikipedia

  • Atrial natriuretic peptide — protein Name = natriuretic peptide precursor A caption = width = HGNCid = 7939 Symbol = NPPA AltSymbols = ANP, PND EntrezGene = 4878 OMIM = 108780 RefSeq = NM 006172 UniProt = P01160 PDB = ECnumber = Chromosome = 1 Arm = p Band = 36.21… …   Wikipedia

  • natriuretic peptides — Family of four peptides all sharing significant sequence homology and all act through guanylyl cyclase. C type natriuretic peptide (CNP 22) is a vasodilator and plays an important part in regulating blood pressure, renal function and volume… …   Dictionary of molecular biology

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