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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The prognostic value of serum neuron-specific enolase in traumatic brain injury: systematic review and meta-analysis.
S-100 protein and neuron-specific enolase in cerebrospinal fluid and serum: markers of cell damage in human central nervous system.
Immunohistochemical results for antigen tests using vimentin, neuron-specific enolase (NSE), SI00, and glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP) in a 5-year-old, female golden eagle with tetraplegia.
The consulting psychiatrist discussed this slowing, in conjunction with the abnormal MRI and elevated CSF neuron-specific enolase, with members of the referring Neurology service, who ordered additional testing of CSF for protein 14-3-3.
The prognostic significance of circulating NE Markers, Chromogranin A, Progastrin-releasing peptide and Neuron-specific enolase in patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer.
Neuron-specific enolase (NSE) is a diametric cytoplasmic isoenzyme known as well-established marker of neuronal damage in various neurological disorders (5-12).
Immunoperoxidase staining for neuron-specific enolase (NSE) was positive.
Detailed neurologic exams were performed, including electroencephalograms, brain CT scans, and measurement of neuron-specific enolase (NSE).
IHC studies have demonstrated that the tumour is often reactive to markers of nerve tissues such as neuron-specific enolase (NSE), synaptophysin, S-100 protein, neurofilament and chromogranin.
The histogenesis of these tumors is still controversial but their immunohistochemical and ultrastructural features have been accepted as neural or neuroectodermal in origin because they are immunoreactive for the S-100 protein and neuron-specific enolase, and they demonstrate lysosomes on electron microscopy.
2, inset), synaptophysin, neurofilament, neuron-specific enolase and S-100 protein.

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