enolase


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enolase

[′ē·nə‚lās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme that catalyzes the reversible dehydration of phosphoglyceric acid to phosphopyruvic acid.
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Serum NSE levels were measured by a commercially available enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay Kit for Enolase, Neuron Specific (NSE), Cloud Clone Corp.
6 of bovine serum albumin in complex with 3,5- diiodosalicylic acid [Bos taurus] 5 Mitochondrial enolase gi|114052721 50,216.
Among insoluble lens proteins, vimentin, gelsolin, gamma enolase like protein, filensin like protein and ATP synthase subunit B were found from lenses of Uromastyx hardwickii.
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.
Brain enolase as specific markers of neuronal and glial cells.
The immunohistochemical reactions used antibodies that are characteristic for neuroendocrine tumors: Chromogranin, Synaptophysin, NeuronSpecific Enolase (NSE) and CD56.
5 Case Hormone 1 -- 2 Urine catechols ([dagger]) 3 Urine VMAT ([dagger]) 4 Urine VMA, HVA ([dagger]) 5 Urine catechols ([dagger]) 6 Urine catechols ([dagger]) 7 None 8 None 9 None 10 None 11 None 12 Neuron-specific enolase (NSE) [up arrow] Case Metastasis Treatment Survival 1 Liver, para-aortic nodes None -- 2 None CR 3.
They are characterized by the presence of neurosecretory granules that react positively to silver stains and to specific markers including neuron specific enolase, synaptophysin and chromogranin.
Immunohistochemical staining showed tumor cells positive for chromogranin-A [Figure 4], synaptophysin, and neuron-specific enolase.
On immunohistochemical staining, the tumor was strongly positive for SI00, neuron-specific enolase, and vimentin and was weakly positive for glial fibrillary acidic protein stain (Table 1).