alpha 1 antitrypsin

alpha 1 antitrypsin

A 54 kD glycoprotein that inhibits proteolytic enzymes (proteases),trypsin, chymotrypsin, elastases in lysosomes, plasmin, thrombin, collagenase, and others. Serum A1AT increases nonspecifically during inflammation and is a so-called acute phase reactant.
Elevated A1AT Inflammation, liver injury, increased oestrogen, pregnancy, malignancy, corticosteroid therapy.
Reduced A1AT Heterozygous A1AT deficiency, emphysema, prematurity, protein-losing disorders.
Ref range 2–4 g/L.
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Biotherapeutics company CSL Behring reported on Thursday the receipt of US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval in 4- and 5-gram vial sizes for ZEMAIRA [Alpha1-Proteinase Inhibitor (Human)]therapy for treating Alpha 1 Antitrypsin Deficiency (Alpha 1).
Protein replacement therapy, involving weekly infusions of plasma-derived alpha 1 antitrypsin is approved but is only reimbursed in the United States and some European countries.
The lady was suffering from alpha 1 antitrypsin deficiency.
Determination of alpha 1 antitrypsin phenotypes in plasma using isoelectric focusing on this agarose gel.
A hereditary condition known as Alpha 1 Antitrypsin Deficiency is causing her lungs to deteriorate.
Alpha 1 proteinase inhibitor is intended for therapy of congenital alpha 1 antitrypsin deficiency, which leads to emphysema.
Former national showjumping coach Johnny has Alpha 1 Antitrypsin Deficiency - commonly known as Alpha 1 - a genetic disease that affects the liver and lungs and may be undiagnosed in thousands of Irish people.
Alpha 1 antitrypsin deficiency: the clinical and physiological features of pulmonary emphysema in subjects homozygous for pi type Z.
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