Chapter 8. Serum Amyloid P Component

  1. Jean D. Sipe
  1. David C. Kilpatrick

Published Online: 23 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619344.ch8

Amyloid Proteins: The Beta Sheet Conformation and Disease

Amyloid Proteins: The Beta Sheet Conformation and Disease

How to Cite

Kilpatrick, D. C. (2005) Serum Amyloid P Component, in Amyloid Proteins: The Beta Sheet Conformation and Disease (ed J. D. Sipe), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527619344.ch8

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Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 26 JUL 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527310722

Online ISBN: 9783527619344

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Keywords:

  • pentraxins;
  • genetic engineering;
  • basement membranes;
  • health;
  • lectin

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction to Pentraxins

  • Structure of SAP

  • Lectin and Other Biological Activities of SAP

  • SAP:Its Physiological Role in Health

  • SAP:Its Role in Disease