Effect of albumin concentration and serum matrix on ischemia-modified albumin


Hakligor A., Kosem A., Senes M., Yucel D.

CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, vol.43, no.3, pp.345-348, 2010 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2009.09.006
  • Journal Name: CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.345-348
  • Keywords: Acute coronary syndrome, Albumin, Albumin cobalt binding assay, Ischemia-modified albumin, Myocardial ischemia, MYOCARDIAL-ISCHEMIA, ASSAY

Abstract

Objectives: There is concern that ischemia-modified albumin (IMA) levels measured by albumin cobalt binding (ACB) assay reflect mainly albumin concentrations rather than myocardial ischemia.