Dendroaspis


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Noun1.Dendroaspis - mambas
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Elapidae, family Elapidae - cobras; kraits; mambas; coral snakes; Australian taipan and tiger snakes
mamba - arboreal snake of central and southern Africa whose bite is often fatal
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Dendroaspis natriuretic peptide (DNP) is another member of the natriuretic peptide family and urodilantin is a renally secreted cleavage product of ANP (3).
These include: Atrial Natriuretic peptide (ANP), C-type Natriuretic peptide (CNP), Dendroaspis Natriuretic peptide (DNP), urodilatin, and Brain Natriuretic Peptide (BNP).
The black mamba, Dendroaspis polylepis polylepis, is one of the most lethal snakes on Earth.