Tag: "pepsin" at medical news
Rejection in Lung Transplants Due to Elevated Pepsin Level
...oking control subjects. The researchers determined pepsin
levels in all the subjects using bronchoalveolar l... with control subjects, wrote the researchers, BAL pepsin
levels were elevated in stable lung transplant recipients, subjects with acute rejection, and subjec...
Test for Esophageal Reflux Licensed to Bayer by University
....// The test, which detects the presence of human pepsin
3b in a patient’s saliva, was developed by Jamie K...xcess stomach acid, but it is the digestive enzyme pepsin
(and not acid) bathing the lower area of the esophagus that causes the damage,” said Koufman. “For p...