N-Glycan profiling of dried blood spots.

  title={N-Glycan profiling of dried blood spots.},
  author={L. Renee Ruhaak and Suzanne Miyamoto and Karen Kelly and Carlito B. Lebrilla},
  journal={Analytical chemistry},
  volume={84 1},
Serum N-glycan profiles for use as clinical biomarkers of disease(s) is of increasing scientific interest. Promising profiles have already been identified in several diseases, including cancer, Alzheimer's, and diabetes. Venipuncture is routinely performed to collect the blood necessary for this type of analysis, but blood from a fingerstick placed on… CONTINUE READING