pregnancy serum


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pregnancy serum

Serum collected from pregnant women.
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Identification of angiotensinogen and complement C3dg as novel proteins binding the proform of eosinophil major basic protein in human pregnancy serum and plasma.
All 22 antibodies were raised by standard hybridoma technology with pregnancy serum PAPP-A as immunogen.
However, the location of the epitope related to mAb A4 was altered in ACS serum PAPP-A compared with that in pregnancy serum PAPP-A.
In this study, we used pregnancy serum pool-derived calibrators for the assays for PAPP-A in ACS.
Although it is the principal hCG [beta]-subunit-related molecule in pregnancy urine samples, it is virtually undetectable in pregnancy serum (<0.
Both of these types of assay gave good results with pregnancy serum, 82% to 96% and 86% to 130% of mean values.
Free [beta] is an extremely minor component of normal pregnancy serum hCG, <1% of the hCG concentration (Fig.
Multiple hCG-related molecules are present in pregnancy serum and urine samples.
Selecting human chorionic gonadotropin immunoassays: consideration of cross-reacting molecules in first-trimester pregnancy serum and urine.
Unfortunately, the only commercially available polyclonal antibody against PAPP-A (Dako A230) has been shown to cross-react with proMBP X19, 24], SP1 X22], and haptoglobin X25], all present in pregnancy serum in concentrations greatly exceeding the concentration of PAPP-A.
Identification of angiotensinogen and complement C3dg as novel proteins binding proform of eosinophil major basic protein in human pregnancy serum and plasma.
Location and nature of carbohydrate groups in proform of human major basic protein isolated from pregnancy serum.