Biomarker of renal impairment
2011 (English)Patent (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
There is provided a method of determining whether a subject belongs to a first or a second group of subjects, wherein the risk of having or developing of a renal impairment is higher in the first group than in the second group, comprising the steps of: a) measuring an amount of fibulin 1 in a sample from the subject to obtain a sample value; b) comparing the sample value to a reference value; and if the sample value is higher than the reference value, c1) concluding that the subject belongs to the first group; and if the sample value is lower than the previous sample value, c2) concluding that the subject belongs to the second group. Associated means are also provided.
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IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-83852OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-83852DiVA: diva2:499241
FunderScience for Life Laboratory - a national resource center for high-throughput molecular bioscience
QS 20152012-02-132012-02-132015-01-12Bibliographically approved