NGAL and ST2 levels in ambulatory patients with chronic heart failure. Clinical and echocardiographic correlates.

AIM Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) and ST2 receptor, a member of the interleukin-1 receptor family, are novel biomarkers with a potential role in the diagnosis and risk stratification of patients with chronic heart failure (CHF). There is however scarce data on their relation with clinical characteristics and cardiac function in patients… CONTINUE READING