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Conventional unit: g/dL
Conversion factor: 10
SI Units: g/L
Definition: Albumin is a protein manufactured by the liver, which maintains osmotic pressure.
Usefulness: hepatic and liver disorders

* Affected by hemolysis

9 related papers for Albumin

  1. Beland MF, Sehgal PK, Peacock WC.
    Baseline blood chemistry determinations in the squirrel monkey
    Lab Anim Sci. 29 (2) : 195-9. 1979 Apr.
    PubMed ID 110977
  2. Davy CW, Jackson MR, Walker J.
    Reference intervals for some clinical chemical parameters in the marmoset: effect of age and sex
    Lab Anim. 18 (2) : 135-42. 1984 Apr.
    PubMed ID 6431185
  3. Herndon JG, Tigges J.
    Hematologic and blood biochemical variables of captive chimpanzees: cross sectional and longitudinal analyses
    Comp Med. 51 (1) : 60-9. 2001 Feb.
    PubMed ID 11926304
  4. Kapeghian JC, Bush MJ, Verlangieri AJ.
    Changes in selected serum biochemical and EKG values with age in cynomolgus macaques
    J Med Primatol. 13 (5) : 283-8. 1984.
    PubMed ID 6512847
  5. Nakamura E, Lane MA, Roth GS, Ingram DK.
    A strategy for identifying biomarkers of aging: further evaluation of hematology and blood chemistry data from a calorie restriction study in rhesus monkeys
    Exp Gerontol. 33 (5) : 421-43. 1998.
    PubMed ID 762521
  6. Short R, Williams DD, Bowden DM.
    Cross-Sectional evaluation of potential biological markers of aging in pigtailed macaques: effects of age, sex, and diet
    J Gerontol. 42 (6) : 644-54. 1987 Nov.
    PubMed ID 3500199
  7. Short R, Williams DD, Bowden DM.
    Circulating antioxidants as determinants of the rate of biological aging in pigtailed macaques
    J Gerontol. 52 (1) : B26-38. 1997 Jan.
    PubMed ID 9008655
  8. Smucny DA, Allison DB, Ingram Dk, Roth GS, Kemnitz JW, Kohama SG, Lane MA.
    Changes in blood chemistry and hematology variables during aging in captive rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta)
    J Med Primatol. 30 (3) : 161-73. 2001 Jun.
    PubMed ID 1515672
  9. Stone GA, Johnson BK, Druilhet R, Garza PB, Gibbs CJ Jr..
    Immunophenotyping of peripheral blood, ranges of serum chemistries and clinical hematology values of healthy chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes).
    J Med Primatol. 29 (5) : 324-9. 2000 Oct.
    PubMed ID 11168822

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