enolase


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e·no·lase

 (ē′nə-lās′, -lāz′)
n.
An enzyme that catalyzes one of the steps of glycolysis.

enolase

(ˈiːnəˌleɪz)
n
(Biochemistry) an enzyme that is involved in the metabolism of carbohydrates
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Neurone-specific enolase and creatine phosphokinase are protein components of rat brain synaptic plasma membranes.
6) Rhabdomyosarcomas typically stain positively for desmin, myoglobin, and vimentin, while staining negatively for the epithelial markers (cytokeratin, epithelial membrane antigen) and neuron-specific enolase.
For example, alpha enolase (spot 7) is the glycolytic enzyme that catalyzes the production of phosphoenolpyruvate from 2-phosphoglycerate.
15,16) The positive reaction for neuron-specific enolase and SI00 both confirmed the neuronal origin of the tumor cells.
Fluoride interferes with the complete breakdown of glucose to pyruvic acid by inhibiting enolase, an intermediary enzyme in the cascade.
fluoride rapidly blocks enolase, when it is mixed with blood
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Ampullary carcinoid cells express chromogranin in 92% of cases and neuron specific enolase, synaptophysin and cytokeratin in 100%; somatostatin is found in 58 to 67% of cases.
Chromogranin A (CgA), Pro-gastrin-releasing peptide (ProGRP), Neuron-specific enolase (NSE), Synaptophysin and Leu 7 are known as immunohistochemical tissue markers selective or closely associated with NE differentiation in various carcinomas (19).