Preliminary experience with the smooth muscle troponin-like protein, calponin, as a novel biomarker for diagnosing acute aortic dissection Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Aneurysm, Dissecting
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Calcium-Binding Proteins
  • Microfilament Proteins

abstract

  • Circulating calponin levels were elevated in acute AD compared with controls. These biomarkers have the potential for use as an early diagnostic biomarker for acute AD.

publication date

  • June 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/eurheartj/ehn162

PubMed ID

  • 18436559

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1439

end page

  • 45

volume

  • 29

number

  • 11