Advances in Clinical Chemistry

Series Editor:

  • Gregory Makowski, Clinical Laboratory Partners, Newington; Hartford Hospital, Hartford; Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA

Volume 46 in the internationally acclaimed Advances in Clinical Chemistry contains chapters submitted from leading experts from academia and clinical laboratory science. Authors are from a diverse field of clinical chemistry disciplines and diagnostics ranging from basic biochemical exploration to cutting-edge microarray technology.
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Biochemists and clinical biochemists.


Book information

  • Published: October 2008
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374209-4

Table of Contents

Chapter 1Atherogenic Lipoprotein Sub-profilingAllison A Ellington PhD, Iftikhar J Kullo MDChapter 2Effect of Exercise on Oxidative Stress BiomarkersRichard J. BloomerChapter 3Human Total Serum N-GlycomeAndré KleinChapter 4Biomarkers of liver fibrosisThierry Poynard, Rachel Morra, Patrick Ingiliz, Françoise Imbert-Bismut, Dominique Thabut, Djamila Messous, Mona Muntenau, Julien Massard, Yves Benhamou and Vlad Ratziu, Chapter 5Nutritional Biochemistry of SpaceflightS. M. Smith and S. R. ZwartChapter 6Biomarkers Related to Aging in Human PopulationsEileen Crimmins, Sarinnapha Vasunilashorn, Jung Ki Kim, Dawn AlleyChapter 7Vascular calcification inhibitors in relation to cardiovascular disease with special emphasis on fetuin-A in chronic kidney disease. Mohamed E Suliman, Elvia García-López, Björn Anderstam, Bengt Lindholm and Peter StenvinkelChapter 8Mechanisms of arterial calcification: spotlight on the inhibitors Gabriele Weissen-Plenz, PhD1, Yvonne Nitschke, MS2, and Frank Rutsch, MD2