"Prealbumin" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A tetrameric protein, molecular weight between 50,000 and 70,000, consisting of 4 equal chains, and migrating on electrophoresis in 3 fractions more mobile than serum albumin. Its concentration ranges from 7 to 33 per cent in the serum, but levels decrease in liver disease.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Prealbumin" by people in Profiles.
Association between Serum Biomarkers with Postoperative Complications and Delay of Adjuvant Chemotherapy Initiation in Ovarian Cancer Patients Undergoing Primary Cytoreductive Surgery: A Pilot Study. Nutr Cancer. 2023; 75(2):662-669.
Assessing Nutritional Status Of Critically Ill Patients Using Serum Prealbumin Levels. J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad. 2019 Apr-Jun; 31(2):178-181.
Serum retinol-binding protein-induced endothelial inflammation is mediated through the activation of toll-like receptor 4. Mol Vis. 2017; 23:185-197.
A1120, a nonretinoid RBP4 antagonist, inhibits formation of cytotoxic bisretinoids in the animal model of enhanced retinal lipofuscinogenesis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2013 Jan 07; 54(1):85-95.