The aim of this prospective and observational study was to investigate the clinical significance of calcium-binding protein
A8 (S100A8) in serum and tumor necrosis factor receptor-associated factor 6 (TRAF6) in peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) in diagnosing SAE and predicting its prognosis.
Antibody recognition of calcium-binding proteins
depends on their calcium-binding status.
Finally, the location hypothesis states that the specific site of calcium entry on a micro or even nano scale determines the direction of plasticity by controlling which calcium-binding proteins
are in proximity to the calcium influx.
in a vorticellid contractile organelle.
Myeloid-related protein (MRP) 8 and MRP14, calcium-binding proteins
of the S100 family, are secreted by activated monocytes via novel, tubulin-dependent pathway.
Key words: Plasmodium falciparum, Calcium-binding proteins
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Vitamin D acts to maintain bone integrity by promoting synthesis of calcium-binding proteins
(calbindins) required for the active transport of calcium across the intestinal wall; low vitamin D status is associated with increased risk of osteoporosis.
Weber's laboratory is developing small-molecule inhibitors geared to a family of calcium-binding proteins
called S100 proteins, including one that is being tested in a clinical study as a possible treatment for melanoma.
A large family of calcium-binding proteins
serve as sensors and buffers of the calcium ion.
To evaluate the total cell calcium (free, bound to calcium-binding proteins
, and stored in amorphous form) in R cells during the molting cycle, we used the atomic absorption method.
Expression pattern of S100 calcium-binding proteins
in human tumors, Int J Cancer 1996; 68:325-32.
In the brain, calcium levels affect neural cell health and calcium-binding proteins
play a protective role.