Gene Symbol: NPPC
Description: natriuretic peptide C
Alias: C-type natriuretic peptide, SVSP15, natriuretic peptide precursor C
Species: cow
Products:     NPPC

Top Publications

  1. Hosang K, Scheit K. cDNA cloning identified a calmodulin-binding protein in bovine seminal plasma as bovine C-type natriuretic peptide. DNA Cell Biol. 1994;13:409-17 pubmed
    ..Sequence comparison yielded high homologies to human C-type natriuretic peptide. We conclude from this result that bSVSP15 is identical with the hitherto unknown bovine C-type natriuretic peptide. ..
  2. Franciosi F, Coticchio G, Lodde V, Tessaro I, Modina S, Fadini R, et al. Natriuretic peptide precursor C delays meiotic resumption and sustains gap junction-mediated communication in bovine cumulus-enclosed oocytes. Biol Reprod. 2014;91:61 pubmed publisher
    ..The present study was designed to test the efficiency of natriuretic peptide precursor C (NPPC) as a nonpharmacologic meiosis-arresting agent during IVM in a monoovulatory species...