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Natriuretic Peptides in Health and Disease [electronic resource]

  • Samson, Willis K. editor. , Levin, Ellis R. editor.
  • 1997
Natriuretic Peptides in Health and Disease [electronic resource]
  • Data Type
    Book
  • Title/Author
    Natriuretic Peptides in Health and Disease[electronic resource] / edited by Willis K. Samson, Ellis R. Levin.
  • Author
    Samson, Willis K., editor., Levin, Ellis R., editor.
  • Authors
    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • Phy Desc.
    X, 337 p. : online resource.
  • Total State.
    Contemporary Endocrinology ; 5
  • Contents Note
    1 The Biochemistry of Atrial Natriuretic Peptides -- 2 The Guanylyl Cyclase-A Receptor -- 3 The Guanylyl Cyclase-B Receptor -- 4 Molecular Determinants of Natriuretic Peptide Clearance Receptor Function -- 5 Cellular and Molecular Aspects of the A-Type Natriuretic Peptide -- 6 Cellular and Molecular Biology of B-Type Natriuretic Peptide -- 7 Cellular and Molecular Aspects of C-Type Natriuretic Peptide (CNP) -- 8 Physiology of Natriuretic Peptides: Cardiovascular Function -- 9 Renal Actions of Atrial Natriuretic Peptide -- 10 Physiology of the Natriuretic Peptides: Gonadal Function -- 11 Physiology of the Natriuretic Peptides : Pituitary Function -- 12 Natriuretic Peptide Actions in the Brain -- 13 Natriuretic Peptides as Antigrowth Factors -- 14 Natriuretic Peptides and Salt Sensitivity -- 15 Physiology of the Clearance Receptor -- 16 Natriuretic Peptides and Immune Function -- 17 Design and Utilization of Natriuretic Peptide Antagonists -- 18 Natriuretic Peptides in Cardiovascular Disease: A Focus on Congestive Heart Failure -- Perspective.
  • Topical Term
    Life sciences.
    Cell biology.
    Life Sciences.
    Cell Biology.
  • Host Item
    Springer eBooks
  • Additional Item
    Printed edition: 9781461284413
  • ISBN
    9781461239604
  • Language
    English