Migration inhibitory factor-related protein (MRP)
Source: Human Neutrophils
Catalogue Number: ATC04-10
Extracellular release of calprotectin during cell damage/stress can be used as a marker for intestinal inflammation. There is growing evidence that faecal calprotectin correlates with mucosal disease activity which can be utilised as a monitoring response to relapse and treatments in inflammatory bowel disease. Measuring the concentration of calprotectin in faeces is an indirect measure of neutrophil infiltrate in the bowel mucosa.
AROTEC Diagnostics' Calprotectin is seen as a ~48kDa heterotetramer based on the size-exclusion profile observed.
Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
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