haptoglobin


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a protein in plasma that binds free hemoglobin and removes it (as from wounds)

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Samples were analyzed to determine the levels of hemoglobin, total bilirubin, glucose, plasma bicarbonate, lactate, serum creatinine, blood urea nitrogen, LDH, haptoglobin, and parasitemia and the reticulocyte count.
Our patient's anaemia worsened once treatment began, with moderately elevated LDH and undetectable haptoglobin by day 2.
As the pro inflammatory IL-6 is largely implicated in the synthesis of CRP and also alfa-1 antitrypsin, fibrinogen, and haptoglobin, IL-6 may play a particularly important role in the mechanisms leading to reduced pulmonary function.
While haptoglobin 1 is the original form of the haptoglobin molecule, and is believed to have evolved 800 million years ago, haptoglobin 2 is a permutation found only in humans.
Serum concentrations of glucose, lactate, TG, glycerol, FA, AA, urea, albumin, haptoglobin, transferrin, [alpha].
When free hemoglobin from lysed RBCs circulates in the vasculature, haptoglobin and hemopexin bind to it and are depleted.
The haptoglobin molecules synthesized in Hp2-1 heterozygous people are assembled into linear homodimers and multimers from various numbers of [alpha]2[beta] subunits flanked by 1 [alpha]1[beta]subunit at each terminus (86-300 kDa) (11).
Has this test been replaced by other tests such as serum creatine kinase (CK) and haptoglobin, or is it still necessary?
5 mg/L) as well as of free hemoglobin (115 mg/L) (<50 mg/L) were slightly increased, whereas haptoglobin (0.
Immunoproteins C3, C4, Free Light Chains, Haptoglobin, IgA, IgE Specific, IgE Total, IgG, IgM, Immunofixation, Prealbumin, Protein Electrophoresis.
The peak at 61 [degrees]C revealed by the shifted albumin appears to be haptoglobin.
Currently the most reliable serologic assessment of liver fibrosis uses a panel of 5 markers: [alpha]2 macroglobulin (a2M), haptoglobin, apolipoprotein [alpha]1 , y-glutamyl transpeptidase, and bilirubin (4).
Bossuyt and Blanckaert have studied nephlometric assays for IgG, IgA, IgM, haptoglobin and alpha-1 antitrypsin in serum and compared the BN 100 from Behring and Array 360 assay of Beckman.