corticosteroid-binding globulin

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Related to transcortin: Corticosteroid Binding Globulin

cor·ti·co·ste·roid-bind·ing globulin

n. globulina de enlace corticoesteroide.
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Firstly, blood or, better, serum tests of total Cortisol, (110) free Cortisol, and transcortin (the protein that transports Cortisol to the target cells in blood) (111) can be assessed.
Plasma adrenocorticotropin is more sensitive than transcortin production or thymus weight to inhibition by corticosterone in rats.
One of the antibodies gave values four- to fivefold higher, but preliminary chromatography was recommended, which lowered the values to close to the transcortin values.
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