Prealbumin

Known as: Proalbumin, Transthyretin, TTR 
A tetrameric protein, molecular weight between 50,000 and 70,000, consisting of 4 equal chains, and migrating on electrophoresis in 3 fractions more… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Transthyretin amyloidosis is caused by the deposition of hepatocyte-derived transthyretin amyloid in peripheral nerves… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Levels of insulin-like growth factor I (IGF-I), a neuroprotective hormone, decrease in serum during aging, whereas amyloid-beta… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
We investigated the potential of mouse embryonic stem (ES) cells to differentiate into hepatocytes in vitro. Differentiating ES… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Transthyretin (TTR) amyloid fibril formation is observed during partial acid denaturation and while refolding acid-denatured TTR… (More)
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Review
1994
Review
1994
Nutrition is one of the main regulators of circulating IGF-I. In humans, serum IGF-I concentrations are markedly lowered by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The cardinal pathological features of Alzheimer disease are depositions of aggregated amyloid beta protein (A beta) in the brain… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
We examined the effect of brefeldin A, an antiviral antibiotic, on protein synthesis, intracellular processing, and secretion in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Structural studies on an amyloid fibril protein of 14 K daltons (AFj(INO] isolated from a Japanese patient who suffered from… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
A human hepatoma cell line, HuH-7, which was established from a hepatocellular carcinoma, was found to replicate continuously in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Amyloid fibrils were concentrated from the kidney, thyroid, and peripheral nerve of six patients with familial amyloidotic… (More)
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