Glycated albumin in blood serum/plasma. Brief overview of the current state.


Authors: B. Friedecký 1,2;  J. Kratochvíla 2
Authors‘ workplace: Ústav klinické biochemie a diagnostiky FN Hradec Králové, Sokolská 581, Hradec Králové 1;  SEKK s. r. o., Pardubice 2
Published in: Klin. Biochem. Metab., 26, 2018, No. 2, p. 79-81

Overview

Objective:

Minireview on the current state in measurement and interpretation of glycated albumin.

Method:

Publication is based on the current literature.

Results:

Enzymatic photometric methods for measurement of glycated albumin show good analytical quality and can be realized in routine clinical laboratories by using standard laboratory equipment.

Discussion:

Determination of glycated albumin in serum is candidate marker for management of diabetes in patients with changes of half-life erythrocytes.

Keywords:

Glycated albumin, enzymatic method, minireview, glycated haemoglobin HbA<sub>1c</sub>.


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