Natriuretic Peptide Precursor B acts as a cardiac hormone with a variety of biological actions including natriuresis, diuresis, vasorelaxation, and inhibition of renin and aldosterone secretion. It is thought to play a key role in cardiovascular homeostasis. It also helps restore the body’s salt and water balance and improves heart function.
B-type Natriuretic Peptide (BNP) human is a polypeptide chain containing 32 amino acids and having a molecular mass of 3464 Dalton. The protein was lyophilized without additives. Purity is greater than 98.0% as determined by RP-HPLC and SDS-PAGE.
Amino acid sequence: SPKMVQGSGCFGRKMDRISSSSGLGCKVLRRH-OH.