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What does CNP stand for?

CNP stands for C-Type Natriuretic Peptide

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Some specific topics covered include muscle involvement and IGF-1 signaling in genetic disorders, mitochondrial encephalomyopathies and related syndromes, double diabetes in youth, C-type natriuretic peptide and overgrowth, and the role of transcription factors in midline central nervous system and pituitary defects.
One is atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP), another is C-type natriuretic peptide (CNP), and the final one is urodilatin.
Chapter 3 does an excellent job of presenting the complete physiology, pathophysiology, biochemistry, and molecular biology of the natriuretic peptide family, including the noncardiac family members C-type natriuretic peptide and urodilatin.