Prealbumin is a tetramer of approximately 60 kDa. Also known as Transthyretin it is a nutritional status marker used to monitor sufficient protein and energy intake for hospitalised patients. Prealbumin assessment can be associated with RBP as an indicator of hepatic synthesis in acute liver disease.
|Applications||Clinical Chemistry, Control Manufacture, ELISA, Lateral Flow, Life Science|
|Disease Area||Nutrition Markers|
|Keywords||prealbumin, nutrition, transthyretin, human|
|Molecular Weight||54980 Da|
|NCBI Entrez Gene ID||7276|
|Product Category||Native Antigens|