SAA

An ACUTE PHASE REACTION protein present in low concentrations in normal sera, but found at higher concentrations in sera of older persons and in patients with AMYLOIDOSIS. It is the circulating precusor of amyloid A protein, which is found deposited in AA type AMYLOID FIBRILS. (mesh:D000685)

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Synonyms

Synonym Reference Specificity
SAA Exact

Incoming Relations

Identifier Name Relation
HGNC:10516 SAA4 isa
HGNC:10513 SAA1 isa
HGNC:10514 SAA2 isa

Outgoing Relations

None available.