transferrin

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Related to Apotransferrin: ferritin, hemosiderin, apoferritin
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Synonyms for transferrin

a globulin in blood plasma that carries iron

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The molecular events associated with the TF-bound iron and release of apotransferrin to the plasma for its reutilization or cycling is very well established.
The patients were enrolled in clinical studies for chelation of NTBI by an investigational apotransferrin product.
Consequently, four different forms of transferrin with respect to iron content can be distinguished in human serum: apotransferrin, and Nterminal and C-terminal monoferric and diferric transferrin.
Apotransferrin was prepared after dialysis of serum containing either TF CC or CD against an 0.
The others have been based on the kinetic method (3) in which oxidized iron ions are bound to apotransferrin, and the change of absorbance of the [Fe.