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IVD Test Reagent/Kits, Clinical Chemistry, Amino Acid, Homocysteine, Total

Definition : Clinical chemistry reagents intended to be used in the performance of quantitative chemical analysis of body fluids (typically plasma or urine) to determine the total (i.e., the sum of protein bound, oxidized and reduced) level of homocysteine. Homocysteine (Hcy) is a sulfur-containing amino acid that is a metabolic intermediary derived from the essential sulfur containing amino acid methionine. The clinical significance of total Hcy levels are is related to a variety of conditions (vitamin B deficiency, renal diseases, genetic defects, drug consumption, age, general health status); high levels of total Hcy may be indicators of atherosclerosis and of other cardiovascular diseases. The tests are also used in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with hyperhomocysteinemia and homocystinuria.

Entry Terms : "Homocysteine Determination Reagents" , "Homocystinuria Diagnostic Reagents" , "Hyperhomocysteinemia Diagnostic Reagents" , "Total Homocysteine Clinical Chemistry Determination Reagents"

UMDC code : 28034

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Audit Micro Controls

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Bio-Rad Laboratories Inc

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Bio-Rad Laboratories continues to play a leading role in the advancement of scientific discovery by offering a broad range of innovative tools and services to the life science research and clinical diagnostics markets. Founded in 1952, Bio-Rad has a global team of more than 7,000 employees and serves more than 100,000 research and industry customers worldwide through the company's global network of operations.

Brand-Nu Laboratories Inc

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Diazyme Laboratories

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Mayo Medical Laboratories

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Sterling Diagnostics Inc

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Sterling Diagnostics develops and manufactures clinical diagnostic reagents and supplies. We offer a full line of laboratory equipment and supplies to support you.

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