NPPA

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NPPA

A gene on chromosome 1p36.21 that encodes a member of the natriuretic peptide family, which control extracellular fluid volume and electrolyte homeostasis.
 
Molecular pathology
NPPA mutations are associated with atrial fibrillation familial type 6.
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Despite these limitations, our review identifies natriuretic peptides as an intervention, that is well tolerated and possibly effective in preventing dialysis requiring AKI, that is commonly associated with solid organ transplantation.
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The extent to which these immunoassays exhibit cross-reactivity to B-type natriuretic peptides as well as with their glycosylated and nonglycosylated forms is an important question to elucidate, as this may affect the clinical performance of the assays with implications for patient care.
Natriuretic peptides as markers of mild forms of left ventricular dysfunction: effects of assays on diagnostic performance of markers.