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.
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Abbreviation Prealb
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
Presentation Matrix Lyophilised
Product Category Native Antigens
Purity/Grade >96%
Recommended Use


Source plasma
Storage -20°C
UniProt Number P02766
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