... is a genetic disorder in which there is absence of transferrin , a plasma
protein that transports iron through the blood .
Atransferrinemia ... cause of the disorder.
Treatment with infusions of plasma
or purified apotransferrin may stabilise or correct the anemia and ...
... illness; they are most often symptomatic of severe malnutrition .
Those suffering from the eating disorder anorexia nervosa appear to have high plasma
levels of ghrelin . Ghrelin levels are also high in patients who have cancer-induced cachexia (Garcia et al 2005).
Depolarization-induced suppression of inhibition
... 2-arachidonoyl glycerol in this method of signalling is quite logical, since both molecules can be synthesized relatively easily from lipids in the plasma
membrane, a fundamental constituent of all cells. DSI is therefore the primary cortical process mediated by the endocannabinoids, and may contribute ...
European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
... Investigation Into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC). J. Natl Cancer Inst. (2006) 98: 345-354
Khaw KT, Bingham S, Welch A, et al . Relation between plasma
ascorbic acid and mortality in men and women in EPIC-Norfolk prospective study: a prospective population study. European Prospective Investigation ...
... cells fall into several categories, which include chronic myeloproliferative disease , myelodysplastic syndromes , leukemias , lymphomas , plasma
cell neoplasms , and histiocytic and mast cell neoplasms. Hematopathologists from all over the world have agreed on a standard classification ...