Advances in Clinical Chemistry - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780123943835, 9780123944191

Advances in Clinical Chemistry, Volume 58

1st Edition

Serial Editors: Gregory Makowski
eBook ISBN: 9780123944191
Hardcover ISBN: 9780123943835
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 25th July 2012
Page Count: 276
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Table of Contents

  1. Highly Sensitive Troponin Immunoassays: Navigating Between the Scylla and Charybdis
  2. Giuseppe Lippi, Martina Montagnana, Rosalia Aloe and Gianfranco Cervellin

  3. Circulating Forms of the B-Type Natriuretic Peptide (Bnp) Pro-Hormone: Pathophysiologic and Clinical Considerations
  4. Aldo Clerico, Simona Vittorini and Claudio Passino

  5. Next Generation Natriuretic Peptide Measurement
  6. Ingrid Hunter and Jens P. Goetze

  7. Cytokines In Muscle Damage
  8. Anastassios Philippou, Maria Maridaki, Apostolos Theos and Michael Koutsilieris

  9. The Immune System - A Hidden Treasure for Biomarker Discovery in Cutaneous Melanoma
  10. Monica Neagu

  11. Neurophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin in Acute Kidney Injury
  12. Konstantinos Makris and Nikolaos Kafkas

  13. Urinary Metabolomics in Newborns and Infants
  14. Vassilios Fanos, Roberto Antonucci, Luigi Barberini and Luigi Atzori

  15. Antihypertensive Role of Polyphenols

Ramón Rodrigo, David Gil, Andrés Miranda-Merchak and Georgios Kalantzidis


Volume 58 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.

Key Features

  • Written by authors representing the diverse field of clinical chemistry and diagnostics, reviews in Advances in Clinical Chemistry cover a range of cutting-eduge research ranging from basic biochemical exploration to microarray technology


Biochemists and clinical biochemists


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About the Serial Editors

Gregory  Makowski

Gregory Makowski Serial Editor

Dr Gregory S Makowski is a board certified clinical chemist and fellow of the National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry. Following receipt of his PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Connecticut Storrs, he pursued post-doctoral studies at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine in Farmington that culminated in his joint appointments in the School of Medicine and the Department of Laboratory Medicine at John Dempsey Hospital. He has numerous clinical and basic science publications and serves on various scientific and editorial boards. He is actively engaged in the training of Pathology residents and fellows in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Hartford Hospital. He currently serves as Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer for Clinical Laboratory Partners in Newington CT, USA.

Affiliations and Expertise

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