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



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


Publication is based on the current literature.


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.


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


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


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