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Synonyms for creatine

an amino acid that does not occur in proteins but is found in the muscle tissue of vertebrates both in the free form and as phosphocreatine

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Time Marker Late 1950s Aspartate aminotransferase (AST, SGOT) 1960s Creatine kinase (CK, CPK (a)) 1970s Creatine kinase isoenzyme (CK-MB activity) 1970s Lactate dehydrogenase isoenzymes (ratio of LD1 to LD2) Late 1980s CK-MB mass concentration Mid-1990s cTnI, cTnT (a) CPK, creatine phosphokinase; LD1, lactate dehydrogenase fraction 1; LD2, lactate dehydrogenase fraction 2.
Sensitive, rapid assay of subforms creatine kinase MB in plasma.
The project consists of the purification of creatine kinase isoenzyme CK-BB from human placenta.
9] Nonstandard abbreviations: ACS, acute coronary syndrome; CARMAGUE, Cardiac Marker Guideline Uptake in Europe study; cTn, cardiac troponin; CK, creatine kinase; CK-MB, creatine kinase MB isoenzyme.
Participants also had substantially elevated serum creatine kinase levels due to the disease, and symptoms associated with DMD.
All clinical trial participants are boys with a nonsense mutation in the dystrophin gene, substantially elevated serum creatine kinase levels, and symptoms associated with DMD.
A single such blood test identifies these patients, even when serial troponin T levels are undetectable and when creatine kinase MB and C-reactive protein test results are equivocal.
We have been investigating the role of the creatine kinase system in Central Nervous System Disorders for many years," said Rima Kaddurah-Daouk, Ph.
All patients were boys with a nonsense mutation in the dystrophin gene, substantially elevated serum creatine kinase, and symptoms associated with DMD.
At that time, Creatine kinase (adenosine triphosphate:creatine phophotransferase; EC 2.
Nadim Shaath of Alpha Research & Development presented work on the effects of the creatine kinase system on the skin and also reviewed creatine's role in the production and regulation of cellular energy.
Some years ago, a project of the AACC subcommittee on creatine kinase MB (CK-MB) mass assay standardization led to identification and characterization of a lyophilized CK-MB candidate reference material (in recombinant form) (6).
In a recent study, researchers estimated the prevalence of influenza-related myocarditis using measures of cardiac troponins and creatine kinase, which are more specific markers of myocardial injury The study, involving 152 influenza patients at 60 U.
In contrast, creatine kinase, myoglobin, alanine aminotransferase, [beta]-glutamyl transferase, lactate dehydrogenase, alkaline phosphatase, and the blood coagulation indicators were virtually inactivated, and free thyroxine was increased 2.
WASHINGTON -- Some patients who develop muscular pain while taking statins have severe muscle toxicity despite normal creatine kinase levels, Dr.