atrial natriuretic peptide

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atrial natriuretic peptide

n.
A peptide hormone that is produced by the right atrium of the heart in response to elevated blood pressure and stimulates the excretion of sodium and water by the kidneys. Also called atrial natriuretic factor.
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Factor 1 showed 53,73% of parameter variability and was characterized by a strong loading of APN, BNP, TNF-[alpha], and average global strain.
APN and Fairfax said they are looking to complete the deal by the end of this year.
HPR Speaker Mohamed Ennaceur had started this morning, a two-day official visit to Algeria at the invitation of Speaker of the National People's Assembly (APN) Mohamed Larbi Ould Khelifa.
Le president de l'ARP, Mohamed Ennaceur avait entame dans la matinee une visite officielle de deux jours en Algerie a l'invitation du president de l'Assemblee populaire nationale (APN), Mohamed Larbi Ould Khelifa.
Notably, one study on the progression of pancreatic cancer showed that APN can protect pancreatic beta cells against apoptosis via activation of 5' AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK), SIRT1, and peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma coactivator 1-alpha (PGC-1[alpha]) signaling [28].
Despite daunting financial concerns, there is an unmeasurable freedom in having flexibility as an APN practice owner.
APN President, Razan Zuayter, said the initiative came as part of "The Third Million Tree Campaign" launched and implemented in Palestine in cooperation with the group's partners under the slogan "They uproot one tree,we re-plant ten" .
Based on previous studies, herein we explored the functions of APN and leptin in the development of myocardial lesions and the correlations between these molecules and AGEs.
Talari has also released a new version of its Adaptive Private Networking (APN) software, Talari APN 4.4, which includes several new capabilities to support the increasing adoption of cloud within the enterprise.
Total serum APN levels were measured with a commercial immunoassay (Tema Ricerca, Italy) and expressed as ng/mL.
The merger will also expand trauma treatment options for women, moving NC services from the all-male Florida centre to the all-gender APN Lodge.
Anees T, CEO at HashRoot said, "We are delighted to have achieved Standard APN Consulting Partner status.