brain natriuretic peptide

Ligand id: 4890

Name: brain natriuretic peptide

Abbreviated name: BNP

Species: Human

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Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Ligand families/groups Neuropeptides
Approved drug? Yes (FDA (2001))
International Nonproprietary Names
INN number INN
7790 nesiritide
BNP(1-32) | BNP-32 | brain natriuretic peptide 32 | Natrecor®
Nesiritide is the recombinant form of human brain natriuretic peptide.
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
NPPB natriuretic peptide B Human prepro-natriuretic peptides B natriuretic peptide precursor B
Database Links
ChEMBL Ligand CHEMBL1201668
DrugBank Ligand DB04899
Ensembl Gene ENSG00000120937 (Hs)
Entrez Gene 4879 (Hs)
GtoPdb PubChem SID 178101590
Human Protein Atlas ENSG00000120937 (Hs)
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UniProtKB P16860 (Hs)
Wikipedia Nesiritide, Brain_natriuretic_peptide