heart fatty acid-binding protein


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heart fatty acid-binding protein

Abbreviation: H-FABP
A biomarker in the serum of patients with injury to myocardial cells. It is present in the serum within about an hour after heart muscle cells are deprived of blood.
See also: protein
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Development of a sandwich enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the determination of human heart type fatty acid-binding protein in plasma and urine by using two different monoclonal antibodies specific for human heart fatty acid-binding protein.
ABSTRACT : Heart fatty acid-binding protein gene (H-FABP) is an important candidate gene for meat quality.
Heart fatty acid-binding protein and myoglobin can accurately detect successful reperfusion as early as 15 min after reperfusion [Abstract].

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