Alpha-2 HS glycoprotein in the hypercalcaemia of multiple myeloma.

Alpha-2 HS Glycoprotein (a2HS) is the human analogue of bovine G2B glycoprotein and rabbit a glycoprotein. It is presumed to be secreted in the liver, and it is known to be taken up by bone, where it is concentrated 30-300 fold compared with other plasma proteins (Triffitt et al., 1976). Its physiological role is unknown although it has opsonic properties… CONTINUE READING