Document Detail


Urinary liver fatty acid-binding protein: another novel biomarker of acute kidney injury.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20354549     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Liver fatty acid-binding protein (L-FABP) binds selectively to intracellular free unsaturated fatty acids and lipid peroxidation products during hypoxic tissue injury. Urinary L-FABP is a potential biomarker for the detection and assessment of acute kidney injury (AKI). Ferguson et al. have demonstrated in a cross-sectional study that urinary L-FABP is an excellent biomarker of AKI and may be useful in predicting dialysis-free survival. This study did not assess utility for early diagnosis of AKI.
Authors:
Blaithin A McMahon; Patrick Thomas Murray
Related Documents :
19576209 - Heart-type fatty acid-binding protein is a useful marker for organ dysfunction and lept...
6652579 - Albumin requirement of treponema denticola and treponema vincentii.
17007889 - Selectivity of fatty acid ligands for pparalpha which correlates both with binding to c...
9054409 - The crystal structure of the liver fatty acid-binding protein. a complex with two bound...
10066369 - The fatty acid-binding heterocomplex fa-p34 formed by s100a8 and s100a9 is the major fa...
7159459 - A comparative study of some physico-chemical properties of human serum albumin samples ...
17580899 - Efficient peptide coupling involving sterically hindered amino acids.
11035829 - Effects of long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation on fatty acid status a...
2447429 - Comparative effects of nicorandil, nitroglycerin, nicotinic acid, and sg-86 on the meta...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Kidney international     Volume:  77     ISSN:  1523-1755     ISO Abbreviation:  Kidney Int.     Publication Date:  2010 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-03-31     Completed Date:  2010-06-29     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0323470     Medline TA:  Kidney Int     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  657-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
University College Dublin, Catherine McAuley Centre, Dublin, Ireland.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Biological Markers / metabolism
Early Diagnosis
Fatty Acid-Binding Proteins / metabolism*
Fatty Acids, Nonesterified / metabolism
Fatty Acids, Unsaturated / metabolism
Kidney / metabolism*
Kidney Failure, Acute / metabolism*
Lipid Peroxidation
Mice
Urinary Tract / metabolism*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Biological Markers; 0/Fatty Acid-Binding Proteins; 0/Fatty Acids, Nonesterified; 0/Fatty Acids, Unsaturated

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Hemoglobin-induced oxidative stress contributes to matrix metalloproteinase activation and blood-bra...
Next Document:  A role for novel cell-cycle proteins in podocyte biology.