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  • FcRn
  • Loss of expression of the recycling receptor, FcRn, promotes tumor cell growth by increasing albumin consumption. (abcam.com)
  • Analbuminemia
  • Ménétrier's disease) Burns (plasma loss in the absence of skin barrier) Redistribution (hemodilution [as in pregnancy], increased vascular permeability or decreased lymphatic clearance) Acute disease states (referred to as a negative acute-phase protein) Malnutrition and wasting Mutation causing analbuminemia (very rare) Hyperalbuminemia is an increased concentration of albumin in the blood. (wikipedia.org)
  • commonly
  • rather, it is a marker of an inflammatory state Prevents photodegradation of folic acid Serum albumin is commonly measured by recording the change in absorbance upon binding to a dye such as bromocresol green or bromocresol purple. (wikipedia.org)
  • blood
  • without albumin, the high pressure in the blood vessels would force more fluids out into the tissues. (wikipedia.org)
  • Because smaller animals (for example rats) function at a lower blood pressure, they need less oncotic pressure to balance this[citation needed], and thus need less albumin to maintain proper fluid distribution. (wikipedia.org)
  • The general structure of albumin is characterized by several long α helices allowing it to maintain a relatively static shape, which is essential for regulating blood pressure. (wikipedia.org)
  • high
  • Predictors for adult-persistence are anaphylaxis, high milk-specific serum immunoglobulin E (IgE), robust response to the skin prick test and absence of tolerance to milk-containing baked foods. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Zinc also regulates transport of the cellular osmolyte taurine, and albumin is known to increase cellular taurine absorption. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • Albumin (when ionized in water at pH 7.4, as found in the body) is negatively charged. (wikipedia.org)
  • A Cochrane systematic review of 37 trials found no evidence that albumin, compared with cheaper alternatives such as saline, reduces the risk of dying. (wikipedia.org)
  • long
  • Occasionally albumin appears in the urine of normal persons following long standing (postural albuminuria). (wikipedia.org)
  • laboratory
  • this disorder is a form of plasma cell dyscrasia in which no myeloma protein is detected in serum or urine (at least as determined by conventional laboratory methods) of individuals who have clear evidence of an increase in clonal bone marrow plasma cells and/or evidence of clonal plasma cell-mediated tissue injury (e.g. plasmacytoma tumors). (wikipedia.org)